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* Not yet working, but link to unofficial patch can be found on the [[Catalyst 8.4]] page.
 
* Not yet working, but link to unofficial patch can be found on the [[Catalyst 8.4]] page.
  
==Installation Option #1 Freshrpms.net repository==
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==Installation Option #1 Downgrade X and use the Livna repository==
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See the [http://forums.fedoraforum.org/showthread.php?t=155503 Fedora 9 FGLRX HOWTO]
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==Installation Option #2 Local RPM Build==
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Releases through Catalyst 8.6 do not build on Fedora 9 without extensive patching.
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See the [http://forums.fedoraforum.org/forum/showthread.php?t=192261 Catalyst 8.4 and 8.6 failures]
  
 
==Issues==
 
==Issues==
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Current driver releases do not build on Fedora 9. Downgrading X and installing a older ATI driver release is an option.
  
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==

Revision as of 01:39, 11 July 2008

General Status

  • Uses kernel 2.6.25.
  • Not yet working, but link to unofficial patch can be found on the Catalyst 8.4 page.

Installation Option #1 Downgrade X and use the Livna repository

See the Fedora 9 FGLRX HOWTO

Installation Option #2 Local RPM Build

Releases through Catalyst 8.6 do not build on Fedora 9 without extensive patching. See the Catalyst 8.4 and 8.6 failures

Issues

Current driver releases do not build on Fedora 9. Downgrading X and installing a older ATI driver release is an option.

See Also