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** mainpage|Home
|Summary=Accelerated ATI/AMD binary drivers for Radeon HD 5000 and newer chipsets.
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** Subarches|Download
|CatPkg=x11-drivers/ati-drivers
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** Funtoo Linux Installation|Install
|Maintainer=Daniel Robbins,
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** Ebuilds|Ebuilds
|Repository=Funtoo Overlay
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** Help:Funtoo Editing Guidelines|How to 'wiki'
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** How to Dev|How to 'dev'
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** Funtoo Linux Kernels|Kernels
== Introduction ==
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** Developer Guide|Dev Guide
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** http://forums.funtoo.org|Forums
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** Usermap|Usermap
  
<tt>x11-drivers/ati-drivers</tt> (often referred to as "<tt>fglrx</tt>", the name of its kernel module) is the proprietary, accelerated driver for AMD (ATI) graphics cards.
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** Category:Articles|Articles
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** Category:HOWTO|HOWTOs
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** Category:Tutorial|Tutorials
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** Category:Networking|Networking
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** Category:Portage|Portage
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** Category:FLOP|FLOPs
  
== Preparing to Install ==
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* Links
=== Configuring the kernel ===
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** recentchanges-url|recentchanges
{{kernelop|desc=
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** helppage|help
[*] Enable loadable module support
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Processor type and features --->
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      [*] MTRR (Memory Type Range Register) support
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Bus options (PCI etc.) --->
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      [*] PCI Express Port Bus Support
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      [*] Message Signaled Interrupts (MSI and MSI-X)
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Device Drivers --->
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      Graphics support --->
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            < > Direct Rendering Manager (xFree86 4.1.0 and higher DRI support) --->
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{{fancynote| If you need support for AGP cards, enable the following kernel options:}}
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{{kernelop|desc=
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Device Drivers --->
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      Graphics support --->
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            <*> /dev/agpgart (AGP Support) --->
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                  Select an appropriate AGP driver:
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                  <*> AMD Opteron/Athlon64 on-CPU GART support
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=== Editing make.conf ===
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Add the following to your <code>/etc/make.conf</code>:
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<console>
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# ##i##nano /etc/make.conf
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VIDEO_CARDS="fglrx"
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</console>
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=== Editing package.use ===
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Then, add the following to <code>/etc/portage/package.use</code>:
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<console>
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###i## nano /etc/portage/package.use
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x11-drivers/ati-drivers qt4
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</console>
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Adding the <code>qt4</code> USE flag enables support for building of <tt>amdcccle</tt> (AMD Catalyst Control Center: Linux Edition).
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== Installing ==
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=== Emerging the package ===
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To emerge the drivers, run the following command:
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<console>
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###i## emerge -av --changed-use --deep @world
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</console>
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== Configuring ==
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Next, set ati-drivers to manage the system's OpenGL implementation:
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<console>
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###i## eselect opengl set ati
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</console>
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Afterwards, run <tt>aticonfig</tt> to modify the X-server configuration file to work with the ati-drivers:
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<console>
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###i## aticonfig --initial
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</console>
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== Troubleshooting ==
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=== I am using a HDMI connection, and my monitor's display has a black border around it. ===
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Disable overscan using the following command, as root:
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<console>
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# ##i##aticonfig --set-pcs-val=MCIL,DigitalHDTVDefaultUnderscan,0
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</console>
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You may need to restart your X session.
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=== GNOME 3 windows only refresh when I drag them. ===
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This is a known issue, reported in [http://bugs.funtoo.org/browse/FL-1130 Funtoo Bug 1130]. This issue has been fixed by addressing a bug in cogl -- upgrade to cogl-1.12.2-r2 to fix it.
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[[Category:Video Cards]]
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[[Category:First Steps]]
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