Problems with video output

Piero Ottuzzi piero.ottuzzi at
Fri Feb 16 11:44:55 UTC 2007

Hi there,

almost the same problem here :)

Simple fix:
sudo apt-get install linux-restricted-modules-common
sudo apt-get install linux-restricted-modules-generic


Alle 20:39, giovedì 15 febbraio 2007, Richard Crawford ha scritto:
> My Kubuntu Edgy laptop has an ATI Radeon 9600 video card, which I've been
> operating with the fglrxinfo driver under xorg.  Up until earlier this
> week, this laptop was great for watching movies on DVD under Xine, for
> playing videos with the Democracy player, and so on.
> Now, though, Xine drops frames like crazy, Democracy just hangs, and OpenGL
> screensavers perform so slowly that I frequently think they've simply
> frozen.
> I have installed no software outside of the normal updates, which makes me
> think that something that came through the pipe -- possibly the newest
> kernel image? -- has broken my ability to watch smooth video.
> I've tried reinstalling fglrx but that didn't do any good.
> Can anyone help out?
> --
> Richard S. Crawford (
> "That which does not kill me makes me stranger."
>     -Llewellyn, from Ozy & Millie

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