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Old 21st December 2007, 12:08 PM
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ATI slow and jerky graphics in fc8

I have been struggling with fedora for some time now. I have a horrendous problem with x. It is so very slow and pooey. Its like trying to play quake on a 486. I have upgraded the software stack and played and fiddled but I cant crack this nut I would have thought my core2 duo with 2 gb ram would sing. I have a ATI sappire X1650 pro which is using the proprietary drivers to fuel my two 22 inch displays. It was working well but has steadily got worse since I installed fedora8. It worked great on ubuntu 7.10. Any ideas?
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Old 23rd December 2007, 09:32 AM
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How did you install the ati driver? Via the kmod-fglrx from livna or from ati directly?
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Old 24th December 2007, 12:54 AM
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Er to be honest I couldn't tell you It was a little while ago. How can I tell?

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Old 24th December 2007, 12:59 AM
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ok do this, command
Code:
rpm -qa | grep kmod-fglrx
an tell us what it shows,
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