Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. ATI ES driver for gnome-shell. It seems that the ATI driver that comes with Ubuntu does not work properly. Changed in linux Ubuntu Lucid: If you have previously used the non-free nvidia proprietary driver, then you need to uninstall it if you wish to use OpenGL accelerated graphics. The thing is that the card you’re talking about is so old that I bet all the support it’ll ever had was long added to the Kernel and X. Post as a guest Name.

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Post as a guest Name. Andy Whitcroft apw on Isn’t atii a bit less user friendly then lubuntu? The easiest way is to use the command: Make sure your OpenGL renderer string does not say “software rasterizer” or “llvmpipe” because that would mean you have no 3D hardware acceleration: To post a comment lknux must log in.

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Why I’m not buying an ATI video card (even though I really like both ATI and AMD products)

The thing is that the card you’re talking about is so old that I bet all the support it’ll ever had was long added to the Kernel and X. David had asked this letter be made openly available and shared with our readers. Page History Login to edit.

The firmware can be provided by installing the firmware-amd-graphics or firmware-linux-nonfree package. Sign up or log in Nfw up using Google. Maybe try out a livecd? For that kind of hardware, they’re just ‘there’ Lubuntu is not going to be better than another Ubuntu or Fedora or Debian.

ATI ES E and a widescreen monitor

May 16th, 1. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. Launchpad Janitor janitor wrote on Supported, ees1000 hardware is too old for Unity These cards will not run Ubuntu’s Unity desktop with 3D acceleration. If the problem is solved, change the tag ‘verification- needed- lucid’ to ‘verification- done-lucid’. Please test the kernel and update this bug with the results.

Quite similar to the one posted by Ronald as far as I can see. Chipset Graphics cards and APUs Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.



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See this page Recommended configuration for X. This is still problematic, however, because their are no drivers around on ATI’s website for the Radeon Graphics cards and APUs.

Org open source driver from the list I believe it is the top one.

Dave Stevens Editor’s Note: Comment on this change optional. The open source driver developers can only linuxx so much looking into a black box. Page 1 of 1. Nor has Intel released specifications to their latest IGP.

GTT M Mar 25 You could make a lot of friends that way – not just with me and those I influence but in the wider Linux community.

Puppy Linux is superduper lightweight and probably worth looking into.