I have downloaded the fglrx driver installer from the ATI drivers page.
when I start the installation, everything goes smoothly until I hit an error message, telling me to check
The contents of that file are as follows:
Check if system has the tools required for installation. fglrx installation requires that the system have kernel headers. /lib/modules/3.8.11-200.fc18.x86_64/build/include/linux/version.h cannot be found on this system. One or more tools required for installation cannot be found on the system. Install the required tools before installing the fglrx driver. Optionally, run the installer with --force option to install without the tools. Forcing install will disable AMD hardware acceleration and may make your system unstable. Not recommended.
Now, after a bit of searching around, I found that the symbolic link called
/lib/modules/3.8.11-200.fc18.x86_64 points to a nonexistent location.
I installed the
kernel-devel package, and now it had pointed to an existing directory.
However, in the
/lib/modules/3.8.11-200.fc18.x86_64/build/include/linux/ directory, that is populated with various header files - I cannot find the one I need -
How can I solve this problem? Should I install the driver in a different manner? Which other package can I install to get the
I'm running a clean install (default) of Fedora 18, which I had updated today.