Fedora Linux Support Community & Resources Center
Old 11th May 2012, 01:23 PM
Posts: n/a
AMD To Drop Radeon HD 2000/3000/4000 Catalyst Support

With the Radeon HD 2000 (R600) through Radeon HD 4000 series (RV770) support going away, this means for all future major Linux distribution updates (Ubuntu 12.10, Fedora 18, etc), there is no option but to use the open-source Radeon Linux driver. With new X.Org Server releases and Linux kernel updates, the Catalyst driver before the support is discontinued from mainline (Catalyst ~12.6; fglrx 8.97 will be the last) will no longer be compatible. It is as simple as that. But...
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
[SOLVED] blacklisting radeon module for catalyst mikeym Hardware & Laptops 3 27th February 2012 12:33 AM
Fedora 14 ATI Catalyst and Radeon HD 6550m evilbastard Hardware & Laptops 4 1st August 2011 12:54 PM
GNOME to drop support for BSD, Solaris, Unix? Wayne Wibble 8 21st May 2011 12:40 AM
AMD Catalyst 9.8 Delivers New Kernel Support Demz Linux Chat 0 18th August 2009 12:12 AM
Swapped cpu's AMD 3000 to AMD 4000- now getting ACPI exception error agerardi Hardware & Laptops 5 26th April 2008 06:25 PM

Current GMT-time: 14:01 (Wednesday, 23-08-2017)

TopSubscribe to XML RSS for all Threads in all ForumsFedoraForumDotOrg Archive

All trademarks, and forum posts in this site are property of their respective owner(s).
FedoraForum.org is privately owned and is not directly sponsored by the Fedora Project or Red Hat, Inc.

Privacy Policy | Term of Use | Posting Guidelines | Archive | Contact Us | Founding Members

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2012, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

FedoraForum is Powered by RedHat