ATI 8.62

ATI Catalyst 9.6 aka 8.62 per Mandriva 2008.1, 2009.1

NB: pacchetti non testati!


Nuova versione Beta dei driver per le schede video ATI serie 9.6 ...




AMD has released a new build of their Catalyst software suite. This particular software suite updates both the AMD Display Driver, and the Catalyst Control Center. This unified driver has been further enhanced to provide the highest level of power, performance, and reliability. The AMD Catalyst software suite is the ultimate in performance and stability.


Tutte le nuove caratteristiche di questa ultima versione si possono conoscere consultando:


NB: pacchetti non testati!

The following section provides a brief description of resolved issues with the latest

version of the ATI Catalyst™ Linux software suite. These include:

Resolved Issues

  • With desktop effects enabled, transparent desktop no longer causes desktop icons and application windows to disappear
  • Video playback no longer exhibits corruption when desktop effects are enabled and Composite is not explicitly disabled
  • [Ubuntu 8.10] System now functions properly when starting X on surround view systems
  • Resizing DVD playback window on Mplayer no longer causes blank video
  • System instability no longer occurring when switching to full screen DVD playback with Totem Player
  • Terminal window no longer displays error message when launching Catalyst Control Center in MultiView
  • [Ubuntu 9.04] Xserver now starts properly with ATI Radeon HD 4870 GPU configurations
  • [Ubuntu 9.04] When xrandr --prop is evoked, Xserver failure no longer occurs under various system configurations
  • The engine clock and memory clock values are now reported properly by ATI CAL

tratto da:

  • The drivers above support English only.
  • The display driver requires POSIX shared memory to be enabled on the system.
  • Kernal Sources package is no longer required if Kernel Header package is installed.
  • 32-Bit packages must be installed for 64-Bit Linux drivers to install or work.

Pacchetti in /testing/fglrx-8.62: file d'esempio:

  • Progs
    • dkms-fglrx-ATI 8.62-69.1mib2008.1.i686.rpm
    • fglrx-control-center-ATI 8.62-69.1mib2008.1.i686.rpm
    • fglrx-devel-ATI 8.62-69.1mib2008.1.i686.rpm
    • x11-driver-video-fglrx-ATI 8.62-69.1mib2008.1.i686.rpm


ATI 8.62 - Porting Status
Mandriva Architettura
x86_64 i686 noarch
2009.1 Si Si No
2008.1 Si Si No


Porting di grissino.

Preparati da grissino ...






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