The following script should do the trick:. If all is right, the fglrx driver that corresponds to AMD Catalyst DKMS will build the fglrx module for your system. Debian 7 “Wheezy” deb http: Org server provides xorg-video-abi , which fglrx doesn’t support; the ABIs aren’t forwards compatible, which is why you can’t install the driver from the repositories.

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So it must be the free-drivers-problem. For information on the open source drivers, see AtiHowTo.

To get video hardware acceleration tested on all currently supported releases at the time of writingyou need to add four packages after installing the driver. The package tracker states that there is no package available right now, so I added Sid, pinned on Content Cleanup Required This article should be cleaned-up to follow the content standards in the Wiki Guide.

As far as Debian is concerned, fglrx isn’t missing from its distribution because it’s never been a part of it.

If you do and then have problems with your video configuration, try using the simplified version shown above. Further to my comment above, I have now successfully restored the driver.

Default-Release “wheezy”; Update the list of available packages. Manually installing Catalyst The following may correct the problem.


How to install ATI fglrx driver in debian | Debian Admin

Continuing with the installation, type: Save backup copy of xorg. Select a compatible driver. If the search returns the latest version of the Catalyst driver, then proceed to the next section. And, lastly, start GDM as root and make sure everything works.

At this point I quit in frustration and just ran the ATI installer. Posted on January 16, by ruchi 13 Comments. Partners Support Community Ubuntu. The following script should do the trick:.

It lets me to skip the part where I have to extract the tar archive, compile the module and load it manually. If you attempted to install them, also do: In this how-to an AMD64 Catalyst By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service.

Make sure that the restricted-modules package installed correspond to the kernel your are running and that you can load the fglrx driver, whether by issuing the command: This will provide a ticket number sent to your e-mail address to track it.

Save a backup copy of xorg. It has been shown by some users to work only with 6xxx and 7xxx series cards. I have exactly the same problem and ialibs are already installed.


Once done, the driver may also be installed from packaye Ubuntu repositories using the terminal. Org server provides xorg-video-abiwhich fglrx doesn’t support; the ABIs aren’t forwards compatible, which is why you can’t install the driver from the repositories.

Debian — Details of package fglrx-source in jessie

Note that fglrx isn’t actually part of Debian, it’s part of the non-free repository which is hosted on Debian’s infrastructure but doesn’t receive the same amount of care and support. Before you get started The first thing to check for when you consider packkage the fglrx driver is whether your AMD graphics card is supported.

Sign up using Email and Password. No joy in mudville. New issues If you have a bug in the driver provided in a supported Ubuntu repository, please file a report about this by executing at a terminal: Be sure to take note of the instructions for uninstalling the driver at the end of this section, since dwbian driver must be uninstalled using the amdconfig utility.