No Fglrx, No RadeonHd… Simply Ati-Dri
I’ve tried all of Linux ati driver alternatives… And I’ve never been so excited about performances and functionalities.
Especially with the Fglrx ones. One of the motivations that push me to find an alternative is with catalyst drivers (from ATI) you can’t change user without logging out from your account.
I was looking for something that was stable and in the same time allows me to use compiz.
So I’ve tried RadeonHd drivers… in every version… From the stable one to the git one.
Putting “radeonhd” in the xorg.conf after installing them you simply get a grey window and X restarts.
My start point is this:
Processor: Q8200 clocked to 2.92 Ghz
Video Card: Gainward HD4850 1Gb DDR3
So this is the problem… And this is the solution…
And then replace your previous driver in the xorg.conf with