Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Linux drivers for ATI Radeon X1K on their way

Filed under
Software

While ATI remain comitted to monthly Catalyst driver releases for Windows, Linux users seem to have less faith in support for their OS. ATI could be about to change all that, however.

The current release of the ATI driver for Linux does not include support for any of the X1K series of cards, something which has left a number of ATI card owners wanting to try (or already using) Linux disgruntled.

The new driver - 8.24 - should be rearing its head sometime this week. When we asked our source about Theatre 650/550 products in Linux, however, the story isn't so good.

Full Blurb.

More in Tux Machines

A Few Laps With Fedora 22

In a sentence, it’s another winner in a long line of winners from Fedora. If you’re a Fedora user, you’ll love Fedora 22. If you’re not a Fedora user and want to try it, it’s worth the effort to get it to where you want it. The caveat here is that you may have to tweak it a bit to do what more mainstream distros like Linux Mint or Ubuntu do out of the box. If you’re up to it, then go for it. Read more

Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Comming to Europe Soon, New BQ Ubuntu Phone Also Planned

Canonical is preparing for the launch of the Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition in Europe and it looks like Bq is also preparing to release a new phone on the European market as well. Read more

5 Reasons To Buy Android Over Apple's iOS and Microsoft's Windows

With Android, it’s a numbers game. Plain and simple. You want choice in devices, Android gives you that. Sure, it’s a bit of a minefield and you might come across some brands that you’ve never heard off, or incredibly convincing fakes that run a fully working version of Android (no counterfeiter has managed to successfully load a dodgy version of iOS on to a device yet). Read more

Fedora 22: The Latest