Tag Archives: Catalyst/FGLRX/Crimson

Catalyst 15.5 (fglrx 15.101) and Fedora 22

Update #2:  See this post for full installation instructions. Update:  Downgrading to the X.org X11 server version 1.16 might not be so troublesome after all.  Check out the prototyped procedure I’ve posted. Well, AMD released a new general Catalyst driver … Continue reading

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Fedora 22 KDE Plasma Desktop Spin and the Open Source radeon Driver

I’m not sure if everyone will experience this or if it was something I did incorrectly during installation, but I noticed the following error in the kernel ring buffer: [drm:radeon_init [radeon]] *ERROR* No UMS support in radeon module! And I … Continue reading

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Fedora 22 and the Proprietary AMD Catalyst Driver

Update #2:  See this post for full installation instructions. Update:  Check out the prototyped procedure I’ve posted and give it a shot if you can.  It looks like downgrading to X.org server version 1.16 is feasible; I just haven’t had … Continue reading

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Installing the Proprietary AMD Catalyst 14.12 (fglrx) driver on Fedora 21 with Linux Kernel 4.04

Update:  See the next post in the series for full installation instructions for Fedora 22! Process Development Summary Below, find the updated installation instructions for the AMD Catalyst 14.12 (fglrx) driver on Fedora 21 with kernel version 4.0.4-201.fc21.x86_64. A very … Continue reading

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Configuring the TigerVNC-Server on Fedora 21

For some reason, I had a hell of a time finding good documentation regarding this simple subject matter, so here you go: Installing tigervnc-server If you want merely to view VNC sessions on another system, install the tigervnc package. If … Continue reading

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AMD Catalyst (fglrx) Error: “Your Graphics adapter is not supported by this driver. Installation will not proceed”

Quite a few readers (Fabio, Daniel, ImaginaryUnit, daniel1919, David) have been popping up with this issue and it looks like we’ve finally made some headway in resolving it. One common factor among the readers is that they have multi-GPU systems, … Continue reading

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Installing the Proprietary AMD Catalyst 14.12 (fglrx) Driver on Fedora 21 with Kernel 3.19

Update:  See the next post in this series for kernel version 4.04. Below, find the updated installation instructions for the AMD Catalyst 14.12 (fglrx) driver on Fedora 21 with kernel version 3.19.1-201.fc21.x86_64.  If you’re interested in the technical details of … Continue reading

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Installing the Proprietary AMD Catalyst 14.12 (fglrx) Driver on Fedora 21

Update:  See the next post in this series for information regarding the installation of the fglrx 14.12 driver in Fedora 21 with kernel version 3.19.1-201.fc21.x86_64. The release of Fedora 21 and the productization of the operating system has resulted in … Continue reading

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Installing the Proprietary AMD Catalyst 14.12 (fglrx) Driver on Fedora 20 (with kernel 3.17!)

Update:  See the next post in the series for instructions regarding the installation of the AMD Catalyst driver on Fedora 21. This is an easy and quick post, since the new driver from AMD installs in the same way as … Continue reading

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Installing the Proprietary AMD Catalyst 14.9 (fglrx) Driver on Fedora 20 (with kernel 3.17!)

Update See the next post in the series for comments regarding the installation process for the Catalyst 14.12 driver on Fedora 20 with kernel 3.17.  The steps are roughly identical (the only real change being the version designation of the … Continue reading

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