Documentation to install the ATi Linux driver under the different distributions of GNU/Linux.
Installing ATI Proprietary Catalyst driver 8.3 posted March 5th 2008 on Debian Lenny (testing)
This was tested by running the automated install:
OPTIONALLY Update /etc/apt/sources.list to include non free as follows, DON'T JUST ADD THESE LINES
Change just the last parts, where it says lenny main contrib non-free or main contrib non-free
deb http://mirrors.usc.edu/pub/linux/distributions/debian/ lenny main contrib non-free
deb-src http://mirrors.usc.edu/pub/linux/distributions/debian/ lenny main contrib non-free
apt-get install module-assistant build-essential fakeroot dh-make debconf bzip2 wget #OPTIONAL
aptitude install linux-headers-2.6.22-3-amd64 #REQUIRED FOR DRIVER TO COMPILE KERNEL MODULE
Follow screen for automatic installation.
DO NOT JUST COPY IT UNLESS YOU HAVE AN ELO TOUCHSYSTEMS 17" MONITOR WITHOUT TOUCH SCREEN OVERLAY!
AT THE VERY LEAST YOU NEED TO REMOVE THE HORIZONTAL AND VERTICAL REFRESH LINES UNDER MONITOR TO MAKE IT WORK
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