The HD introduced the ability to decode video within the 3D engine. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Check the version of Ubuntu you have installed: Except that we felt some deterioration of 3D performance of the ATI card in the past months. This should greatly help power consumption, especially when idle.

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ASUS Radeon HD & on Linux

But, supposed that it is a driver issue caused by xp or ati ccc unintentionally updating when the interned became available to xpcan a misfunctioning xp ati driver cause faults on the dual booted linux system, too? Current technologies and software. Except hd850 we felt some deterioration of 3D performance of the ATI card in the past months.

What can be the culprit?

All times are GMT To know which version of the Linux kernel you have installed, type this text in a terminal window: They will still run Unity, but the CPU will be used for basic drawing and performance may suffer. Archived from the original on For more advanced trainees it can be ,inux desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.


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A compatible HDCP display is also needed for this. Support in this table refers to the most current version. Having a problem logging in? I’ve got cards with problems like that to work with some heavy BIOS underclocking.

Unsupported chips Ubuntu Is it so fast ilnux heat up? The card only sees one CrossFire bridge being placed onboard and between the cores, thus only allowing one CrossFire bridge to be plugged onto the card.

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I am just curious: The time now is The HD introduced the ability to decode video within the 3D engine. See article on R’s pixel shaders. This page was last edited on 8 Mayat Partners Support Community Ubuntu. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. Hardware swapping is generally used to rule out which component is causing the problem. The free and open-source “Radeon” graphics driver supports most of the features implemented into the Radeon line of GPUs.


HDCP is mandatory for the output of certain audio formats, placing additional constraints on the multimedia setup.

Ati drivers and a sapphire radeon graphics card. Xp has been used for gaming and has not been allowed out to the internet sinceand everything worked fine during those years. Last edited by cascade9; at linyx