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by tchavei
Sun Oct 08, 2017 6:03 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Get AMD drivers on Mint 18 [ONLY FOR R7, R9, OR RX CARDS]
Replies: 79
Views: 50539

Re: Get AMD drivers on Mint 18 [ONLY FOR R7, R9, OR RX CARDS]

Well I got it working somehow. It's broken and kinda crazy but it's working lol. I managed to find the old 16.40 drivers. I'm using the 4.10 kernel. I installed the drivers but found in the log that it failed to compile the kernel module. I decided to reboot and try it anyway... Cinnamon is working ...
by tchavei
Thu Oct 05, 2017 10:25 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Mint 17 and 18 and now 19 AMD GPU drivers! Look here before doing anything!
Replies: 132
Views: 120073

Re: Mint 17 and 18 AMDGPU drivers! Look here before doing anything!

Hi

So you're saying that with a 4.10/4.11 kernel and 17.30 AMDgpu pro drivers, you can fix the black screen of cinnamon death after reboot with a kernel compilation in text mode?

How do you do that? I used to compile kernels in the 90s but with mint I just use the update Manager.

Thx
by tchavei
Thu Oct 05, 2017 9:53 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Get AMD drivers on Mint 18 [ONLY FOR R7, R9, OR RX CARDS]
Replies: 79
Views: 50539

Re: Get AMD drivers on Mint 18 [ONLY FOR R7, R9, OR RX CARDS]

Hello I'm trying to make the AMDgpu pro drivers work on my Linux mint 18.2 Sonya install. Unfortunately, after following the install procedure, the best I can come up with is having the drivers working in console mode (tested with a gpu miner, clinfo reports back correctly 1 platform and inxi -Gx re...

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