Background I'm now forced to use open source proprietary driver (radeon kernel module) since after the last upgrade I got Xorg version 7.7 and fglrx just doesn't support it. For what concerns the ...
I am getting a weird slowdown on all non-OpenGL applications while running some OpenGL applications such as Chromium (while playing a YouTube video), Steam and Blender. Games are running perfectly ...
I have a server running Debian 6 Squeeze amd64. It panics every 0.5-1 hours. When it panics, some red text is printed on the screen. An image showing this: http://goo.gl/nbRcT
I have two Radeon cards in this machine, a 6570 and a 6950: lspci | grep VGA: 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI Turks [Radeon HD 6570] 02:00.0 VGA compatible ...
I can't get to install the proprietary driver "fglrx" with ATI Radeon HD 5970 on Debian Squeeze. After the installation with ATI Catalyst 12-8 and a reboot, from the stage of GDM, the screen is ...
At boot time, KDM (or XDM or LightDM) fails with Xorg error: no screens found. But a manual restart using service kdm restart seems to fix it. Xorg errors [ 17.551] (II) Module fbdevhw: ...