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Old 25th February 2005, 06:43 PM
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Problem with new x86_64 ATI driver

Hi,

I just installed new 64 bit driver on my laptop (ATI Radeon 9600). It's FC3 and kernel version is 2.6.10-1.766_FC3.

I installed driver with yum, installation was flawless, but after rebooting, its still using old mesa driver.

Output of fglrxinfo is as:

Xlib: extension "XFree86-DRI" missing on display ":0.0".
display: :0.0 screen: 0
OpenGL vendor string: Mesa project: www.mesa3d.org
OpenGL renderer string: Mesa GLX Indirect
OpenGL version string: 1.2 (1.5 Mesa 6.1)

Why its not using new ati driver??

any pointers?

expecting tons of replies.

Thank you in advance

Anirudha
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Old 11th September 2005, 02:50 PM
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You want to REMOVE the default FGLRX package with "yum remove" prior to installing the ati-fglrx packages"
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