Driver Brief Information
ATI Technology Graphics Card Driver Catalyst
|Category:||Graphics and Video|
|File Size:||78.58 Mb|
|Release:||29 Jan 2009|
|Update:||31 Jan 2009|
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ATI Radeon/Mobility/FireGL Graphics Card Driver Catalyst 9.1 Linux x86/x64. Automated installer and Display Drivers for X.Org 6.7, 6.8, 6.9, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3.
Support for New Linux Operating Systems, Ubuntu 8.10 production support. Full OpenGL? 3.0 Support Hybrid CrossFire support for Linux Multiview Support An incorrect error message is no longer returned when applying an unsupported TV geometry in a console terminal. Configuring the OS to run in dualhead mode may cause both displays to become shredded and unusable. Configuring the driver for a secondary adapter using the command “aticonfig - -enable-monitor=auto” may cause the system to stop responding After running “aticonfig - -lscc” the CrossFire candidate adapters are listed as “none” Linux third instance of xserver may show video corruption when enabled on ATI Radeon HD 3200 Graphics Linux Desktop fails to render in SuSE 11 with ATI Radeon HD 3200 Graphics in big desktop mode. Xserver fails to start on ATI Radeon HD 3200 Graphics. Vertical sync tearing issues may be noticed with the following Catalyst Control Center settings “Wait for Vertical refresh” and “Off, unless application specifies” have been applied. Segmentation fault may occur on OpenGL call glTexSubImage2D. System does not switch to “Optimal Performance” when running on AC power and returning from sleep. Secondary display will not be set to 640 x 480 on restart of the xserver. Unable to start dual head mode after installing driver from aticonfig. Playing back a MPEG2 file in hardware accelerated mode may intermittently stop and outputs error to console window. Mplayer may stop responding when returning from S3/S4 sleep. Ubuntu segmentation fault may occur when installing the driver from the aticonfig command line. Screen corruption may be noticed when starting Nexuiz. Indirect OpenGL rendering fails when dual-head mode has been enabled. System may become unresponsive when multi adapter displays are enabled in the reverse order of the adapters. Some video clips may show stuttering and corruption during playback in mplayer. No video displayed during playback of H.264 media file on certain Mobile platforms. Open GL Linux: AIGLX not enabled by default on Ubuntu 8.10 64bit. Running Quake4 on some CrossFire systems may cause the system to become unresponsive. Moving glxgears window may show some screen corruption. Softimage XSI v7.0: Models with over 15 million triangles may load with some screen corruption. Texture error may be noticed while playing any media file using Mplayer. Catalyst Control Center shows incorrect Bus Capability and Maximum Setting as AGP 12x in CCCLE. Bus type is shown as PCI instead of PCI Express 2.0 in the Catalyst Control Center's Information page. Catalyst Control Center Information page shows incorrect bus type (PCI as PCIE). Catalyst Control Center may not start after clicking desktop icon or running from terminal window. Catalyst Control Center does not load when Xinerama is enabled with three or more displays. Catalyst Control Center power play aspects is not available. Catalyst Control Center: Anti-Aliasing and Anisotropic filtering pages grayed out for secondary adapter on enabling 'Xinerama'. Catalyst Control Center: enabling display with Xinerama may cause 2 x 2 virtual desktops to overlap. Catalyst Control Center: Anti-Alias controls are greyed out on ATI FireGL V5600/V3600.
The following section provide a brief description of resolved issues with the latest version of the ATI Catalyst Linux software suite. These include:
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