Difference between revisions of "Fedora Core 5 Installation Guide"

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(Official ATI Binary installer)
(livna.org package)
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Red Hat's developers [http://www.redhat.com/archives/rhl-devel-list/2006-February/msg01178.html comments on 3rd party installers].
 
Red Hat's developers [http://www.redhat.com/archives/rhl-devel-list/2006-February/msg01178.html comments on 3rd party installers].
  
==livna.org package==
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Thanks guys, I just about lost it loonkig for this.
#Enable the livna repository
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#Install the drivers and kernel module
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    <code>rpm -ivh http://rpm.livna.org/livna-release-5.rpm</code>
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    <code>yum install kmod-fglrx</code>
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<b>Notes:</b>
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* For ease of installation and updating, the package name of the driver has been changed
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* As of today (2006-04-08) livna is still working out install bugs ( [http://bugzilla.livna.org/show_bug.cgi?id=842 Bugtracker] ) in the X86_64 package.  It apperas they have fixed the problem, but have not yet finished testing.  Some people report mixed success compiling from the source RPMS. YMMV.
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* As of today (2006-06-14) tried several times to install the driver for ATI RADEON X700. It installed but not working. Still stuck at vesa. Those who are trying this method, be warned.
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Now I know who the brainy one is, I’ll keep looikng for your posts.
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==RPM installer==
 
==RPM installer==

Revision as of 14:18, 13 July 2011

  • Note: You must have your "kernel-devel-[version]" RPM package installed prior to fglrx installation.
  • Note: The administrator of this wiki uses FC5 on a Radeon 9700 with the latest driver without any issues using the Official ATI Binary Installer.

Red Hat's developers comments on 3rd party installers.

Thanks guys, I just about lost it loonkig for this.

RPM installer

No longer supported as Fedora Core 5 is shipping with X.org version 7.0.