AMDGPU-PRO 17.10 (April 19)


AMD released an "updated" version 17.10 driver (originally released April 7, 2017).

Version: 17.10

Release Date: April 19, 2017

New in This Version[edit]

  • Ubuntu 16.04.2 (64-bit version) support
  • Provides support for
    • AMD Radeon™ RX 500 Series
    • AMD Radeon™ RX 570 Series
    • AMD Radeon™ RX 580 Series

Fixed Issues[edit]

  • System fails to boot to operating system with Display Port 1.2 enabled on RHEL 7.3.
  • Intermittent screen corruption on system restart after manually switching to AMD performance mode. System operates normally afterwards.

Known Issues[edit]

  • System hangs when OpenCL™ attempts to allocate more than available system memory.
  • Deadlock when running Vulkan™ CTS dEQP-VK.synchronization.internally_synchronized_objects.pipeline_cache_compute test. See Linux® kernel mutex patch fix here
  • Xserver crashes when running Ansys V18 application on RHEL and can be avoided by running the following two commands as root before launching the app:
"ln -sf /opt/amdgpu-pro/lib64/ /usr/lib64/"
"ln -sf /opt/amdgpu-pro/lib64/ /usr/lib64/"

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