Questions tagged [amd-graphics]

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How to restart a failed amdgpu kernel module

My video card crashes from time to time. It's quite annoying but I live with it -- usually I just restart the graphics with sudo systemctl restart lightdm.service, or if needed reboot the whole system....
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Why is my system freezing when I try to unbind GPU from radeon?

Right now I'm trying to accomplish this: http://arseniyshestakov.com/2016/03/31/how-to-pass-gpu-to-vm-and-back-without-x-restart/ I've gotten everything on the host to work. DRI_PRIME is working ...
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Switchable graphics Intel + AMD Venus Pro

I'm using Manjaro Linux on my laptop with switchable graphic cards: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Haswell-ULT Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 0b) 03:00.0 VGA ...
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How do I make my display a dual-screen stretch with Debian Jessie and a Radeon RX460?

I am running Debian 8.2 Jessie with an AMD Radeon RX 460. MATE is my desktop environment. I use two monitors. Anything on Monitor 1 is displayed on Monitor 2. I want instead for Monitor 2 to be like ...
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Why is the screen black when installing Linux distributions?

First of all, I'm a Linux entrant. So, I have very rudimentary knowledge of this. And the device specifications for installing Linux are as follows: CPU AMD Ryzen 5 14nm Technology Motherboard ...
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Problem with graphics (Radeon)

I'm having problems with my laptop that began some months after upgrading from Linux Mint 18 (Cinnamon) to 19. My Sony Vaio has become almost unusable. Only to start it up, I need like 5-10 attempts. ...
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Unable to get OpenCL running on Ubuntu 16.04 machine

I have set up an Intel machine using a simple Intel Atom based CPU as well as an AMD RX Vega 56 GPU. I want to create full load on the GPU, and try out some of my OpenCL/C programs. (I also want to ...
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AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition on xserver 1.20

I have Dell Latitude E6540 which has Radeon HD8790M and it runs Debian 10. I wanted to install newest drivers for said video card (becuase games didn't recognize it and I couldn't see it's usage (...
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Lenovo Ideapad 330 - most of bootups end with black screen

We recently bought a Lenovo Ideapad 330-15ARR (81D200DDPB) and I tried to install Arch Linux on it. This PC has an AMD 3 2200U CPU and AMD Radeon Vega 3 GPU. Most of the boot ups end with a black ...
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How to switch drivers from radeon to amdgpu?

The issue: switching over from Radeon kernel driver (radeon.ko) over to Amdgpu (amdgpu.ko). I was able to get up to the point where it seems to load the amdgpu as seen in the boot screen, but it it ...
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system does not sleep and does not wake up

I recently bought a new HP ENVY x360 with AMD Ryzen 5 2500U CPU. So many driver support problems on Linux. I tried lots of distributions but none works. The main problem is that the laptop won't ...
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Booting Linux on Mac with internal GPU

I own a early 2011 MacBook Pro 15" (macOS Sierra). Some weeks ago, my discrete GPU (AMD Radeon) kinda broke (as soon as the Mac had to calculate something, the screen got distorted). Because of that, ...
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Video card driver problem in Debian (AMD Radeon R5 M330)

I am new to Linux. I am using Debian 8. I tried to play some games, but it seems that they are using my integrated Intel video card instead of discrete AMD Radeon: Star Conflict doesn't even show the ...
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OpenCL not detecting AMD graphics card as a device

I am running CentOS 6. My OpenCL program is not detecting my graphics card as an option and is instead just running on my CPU. My program attempts to find and use the fastest device, but is only ...
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How to get 3 monitors working in Linux Mint 18

I have an Asus laptop with and AMD C-60 APU and Radeon HD Graphics and an AMD Radeon HD 6290 and 2gb of RAM (I know, pretty bad, but I'm not gonna be hacking into the mainframe of the Pentagon). I've ...
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Laptop overheating using AMD/ATI Open Source Driver

My laptop comes with ATI/AMD Mobility Radeon HD 5850 (Evergreen JUNIPER). My system is Debian stretch/testing with 4.2.0-1-amd64 kernel. It is awesome and I don't want to change it, but it is too ...
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dkms won't build fglrx

Whenever I try to build fglrx with dkms for kernel 3.18.22 I get the following: FATAL: modpost: GPL-incompatible module fglrx.ko uses GPL-only symbol 'pci_ignore_hotplug' scripts/Makefile.modpost:90: ...
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Unable to fully install Elementary OS Luna on iMac 11.1

I have tried to install Elementary OS Luna 64-bit on my iMac 11.1 (late 2009, Intel Core i5 processor, ATI Radeon HD 4850 graphics card). At this moment it's working but not very well. I will give ...
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Help Needed Diagnosing Linux Mint Crashes

The issue I have been experiencing is a series of crashes on my new Linux Mint system (Details Below). System: Host: ngatesh-desktop Kernel: 5.3.0-45-generic x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 7.5....
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How to monitor AMD GPU on Linux Server

I am working on a linux server and need to monitor the gpu load of an AMD GPU. Unfortunately I do not have super user rights so I cannot install radeontop. Is there another way to monitor amd gpu load?...
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Screen artifacts on Kali linux

i installed kali linux on my laptop with ryzen 3500u and vega8 graphic card. i think it is caused by missing firmware, but i can't find all of possible missing firmware. On this laptop i have also ...
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RX590/System Crashes Under Load Pop!_OS 19.10

I've recently built a new PC: Motherboard: B450 Tomahawk CPU: Ryzen 7 2700x GPU: RX590 FatBoy RAM: 2x16 Corsair LPX PSU: Seasonic FOCUS 550 80+ Gold HDD: Seagate BaraCuda 2TB SSD: Kingston 240GB A400 ...
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PureOS (Debian with linux-libre) doesn't load graphics firmware

HP Envy X360, Legacy boot enabled, Secure boot disabled, using GPT on all drives Ryzen 5 2500U with Radeon Vega Mobile (Raven Ridge APU) Booting a fresh install of PureOS 9.0 results in a black ...
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How to use Legacy Graphics Acceleator with Current Linux OS

I've been given a great, but old, graphics accelerator card, an AMD Radeon HD4870, and I want to build a Linux OS to use it to play games such as Minecraft - not too heavy, but it does need a 3d card. ...
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Failed to recognize HDMI cable and purple screen Ubuntu 18.04

I am using notebook with the following specifications: Intel i7-8550U AMD radeon R7 (and Intel Integrated Graphics 620) Ubuntu 18.04 (dual boot windows) When I plug a hdmi cable nothing happens. I ...
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How can I check if I'm using the AMDGPU-PRO driver?

I've installed the amdgpu-pro-libgl drivers from AUR, hoping it would fix an issue. Pikaur didn't seem to trigger any kind of recompilation, or DKMS or mkinitcpio, but from what I understand, the ...
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WARNING: amdgpu dkms failed for running kernel

put amdgpu-pro 18.50. I do not understand, it was established, but does not work? If the error is related to the kernel, then what is the reason? My kernel is the latest version 5.0.9. WARNING: ...
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Linux Mint: Rotating external 4k screen causes extreme system sluggishness

Note: I've included every system detail I can think of including at the bottom of the question. I've been dealing with symptoms of systems sluggishness for a couple weeks on my laptop when docked ...
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TLP and graphics card performance

I have a laptop with two graphics cards: an integrated Intel, and an RX 550. When I enable TLP for power-management, the performance of the RX 550 is cut in half, making it even worse than the ...
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Lenovo IdeaPad laptop doesn't wake up after suspend

I have a Lenovo IdeaPad 320 laptop with Debian testing/buster and Linux 4.18.5. When I close the lid and open it again, the screen is black, and I can't do anything. I can't even ctrl-alt-F3 to a ...
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How to change desktop resolution from terminal for KDE5 running on Wayland?

Using KDE5 on Arch Linux with Wayland. I hit apply when changing resolutions to see which one would be suitable, small desktop resolution and then my monitor said it was unsupported. How do I revert/...
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Linux Mint 18.2 second monitor not working (works with lowered resolution)

I'm running two ASUS VE247H monitors, graphics card AMD Radeon R9 380. Both monitors are connected using DVI cables. I have dual boot configured with windows 10 and linux mint 18.2 cinnamon 64bit. ...
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Radeon GPU not found after kernel upgraded to CentOS 7.5 - “[AMD/ATI] display unclaimed”

My system has a three monitor setup: Monitor 1 connected to the onboard i915 chip Monitor 2 & 3 connected to a Radeon RX 560 GPU This configuration worked until I upgraded CentOS to the 3.10.0-...
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Custom resolution not working

I'm trying to add 1440x1080 @ 144hz to use with my 144hz BenQ monitor. Somehow, my monitor always gives me a black screen with an "Out of range" error when I load that resolution after adding it. ...
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XOrg Wallpaper Black and Not Redrawing

I recently updated a CentOS 7 box and encountered a strange issue with my XOrg background not redrawing. I'm at a loss as to where to start diagnosing this issue. My machine is an AMD E-350D with ...
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Vega 56 drivers, missing firmware

In void linux kernel 4.13.3_1 I'm having trouble getting the amdgpu drivers to work. Relevant output from dmesg: [ 0.944960] [drm] amdgpu kernel modesetting enabled. [ 0.945421] [drm] ...
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Kernel 4.10/4.12 with AMDGPU-PRO?

Is it possible to use AMDGPU-PRO driver with a newer Kernel under Ubuntu 16.04? I couldn't find much information, sorry if I missed something. So I converted my friend to linux. Since Linux Mint 18....
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MATE for Gentoo Hardened 4.8.17-r2 on AMD Radeon RX 480 card became very slow

I am running Gentoo Linux Hardened with kernel 4.8.17-r2 on an AMD FX 8350 using a Radeon RX 480 video card (amdgpu), and for desktop environment I use MATE 1.12.1. I recently updated my system with ...
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Debian stretch won't boot. Only with nomodeset set in grub

Setting "nomodeset" in grub loader boots the sistem but my graphic is all messed up, resolution and dual monitor support. Can you please give advice on how to fix this? I really don't want to ...
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trying to install amd drivers

I have linux mint mate 17 and am trying to install my amd drivers. I downloaded my drivers from linux amd which gives me a .zip file, after extracting I get a .run file. If i run the .run file as is ...
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I don't understand some arguments for the xrandr command

Considering these arguments: --listproviders Report information about the providers available. --setprovideroutputsource provider source Set source as the source of display output images ...
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Hardware accelerated android emulator with AMD GPU

I have come to the depressing realisation that the official driver for my video card: amd R9 208X is no longer supported for my OS: linux mint 18 (based on ubuntu 16.04LTS) My main use for this ...
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Max brightness too dim Debian + Gnome + Fglrx

I'm running: Debian Jessie Gnome3 fglrx drivers Asus Laptop : VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Kaveri [Radeon R6 Graphics] The max screen brightness is too dim. I ...
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Arch Linux: Cannot start X

I installed Catalyst drivers from the AUR using makepkg -sri, and the installation went through successfully. However, now I can't start X at all. On boot, X tries to start but instead gives me a ...
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Install AMD RADEON 5450 HD on debian 8 with KDE environment

I just did a fresh installation of Debian 8 (jessie) on my HP dv6 64bit laptop with a Radeon 5450 HD graphics card. I wanted to install the proprietary ATI driver, but at the installation I just got a ...
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Linux Mint 17.3 Stuck In Software Rendering Mode on MacBook Pro

I've been happily running Ubuntu 14.04 on my Macbook Pro for awhile now. Recently I was forced to wipe my computer so I thought I'd give Linux Mint a try. While everything is installed and running ...
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High GPU usage before starting X-Server

When starting my Debian Jessie, my GPU (ATI 5770) uses a lot of power (it is getting hot), although I am only displaying the terminal. Then, if I start an x-server, the GPU cools down again, also the ...
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Does amdgpu support my Fury X and why isn't the driver loaded?

Currently my linux machine only can detect one monitor and seems to be running the bare minimum for graphic support. My system seems to recognize that the card is a Fury X but doesn't load any drivers ...
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fglrx kernel 3.18.22

I'm trying to compile kernel 3.18.22 and while the kernel successfully compiles I can't get Catalyst 15.9 to work. According to AMD's website it should work with anything up to kernel 3.19. The driver ...
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How do I stop my ATI graphics chip from overheating?

My laptop comes with Intel HD Graphics 4000 & AMD Radeon HD 7670M; of which the ATI card is getting really hot. System information: [root@MISTRI ashesh] $ cat /proc/version Linux version 4.1.6-...