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I am currently installing fglrx on my machine by following this tutorial https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fglrx In the finishing touches section, it mentions that I need to blacklist any current radeon or radeonhd drivers so that fglrx will run. How can I explicitly check if such a step is needed?

My laptop has an amd E-350 processor and HD 6130m graphics card.

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grep "blacklist radeon" /etc/modprobe.d/*. The existing ones come with the kernel. – jordanm Oct 16 '13 at 0:33
    
Darn, I followed the instructions blindly and it killed my installation. – user1876508 Oct 16 '13 at 0:58
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Remove the blacklist lines you added and rm the xorg.conf that aticonfig created and that should put you back to where you started. – jordanm Oct 16 '13 at 1:01
    
I wish I say your comment before I reinstalled fedora. Now more importantly, how can I install the drive without fudging up my installation. – user1876508 Oct 16 '13 at 1:50
    
Impossible to say without diagnosing what went wrong the first time. The wiki should work. – jordanm Oct 16 '13 at 4:19

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