Ati drivers

Joel Oliver joelol75 at
Wed Feb 4 22:29:24 GMT 2009

golephish at wrote:
> Sorry for repost if any.. Wondering if it is worth installing drivers from site. Any advantages/disadvantages
If your card is very new and has "glitches" with the older driver in the 
resticted modules package (fglrx) then yes, the driver off their website 
may fix the issue.

But... for disadvantages, every time the kernel updates, you will need 
to recompile the fglrx module or X wont start.

Gets old after awhile.  If you don't have any issues with the one in the 
repos, I'd stick with it.


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