How to try fglrx driver

Colin Law clanlaw at gmail.com
Thu Feb 5 09:26:33 UTC 2015


On 4 February 2015 at 13:46, Linda <haniganwork at earthlink.net> wrote:
> On 01/30/2015 02:32 PM, Linda wrote:
>>
>> I am having trouble getting teamviewer to start at boot and from reading
>> the logs and doing some searches it sounds like it is a video/x windows
>> issue.
>> The machine has integrated graphics and shows it is the ATI Radeon Xpress
>> 200  which from what I can find can use the fglrx driver.
>> I downloaded the fglrx package with synaptic
>> My problem is that software updater does not give me any choices under
>> additional drivers. Can someone point me in the right direction on how to
>> try the fglrx driver to see if it solves the issue?
>>               Thank you
>>                   Linda
>
> Given the response I got from the list I decided to go at solving my
> teamviewer 8 / graphics problems in different way. I looked for suggestions
> on dstros that worked well with old hardware and installed Mate with a LXDE
> desktop. Not only does it work, it also allows you to use the x64 version of
> teamviewer 8. This computer has been a pain to set up but I have learned a
> lot of options to try when things don't work. I appreciate all the help.

Did you tell us what the problems with teamviewer were?

Colin



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