Go Back   Hardware Canucks > SOFTWARE > O/S's, Drivers & General Software

    
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old March 15, 2008, 05:26 PM
Shadowmeph's Avatar
Hall Of Fame
F@H
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 3,303

My System Specs

Default is it linux ati driver problem or the Card itself

I can't really tell I am playing a game called planeshift in Linux Ubuntu 64 bit I had one hell of a time installing those ATI drivers for my HIS HD 3870 ice card now in game it kind of flickers likwe there is some type of interfernce so I am not if it isthe new card or is it Linux or the drivers is there a way to check which it could be?
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old March 15, 2008, 05:52 PM
sswilson's Avatar
Moderator
F@H
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Moncton NB
Posts: 14,402

My System Specs

Default

I didn't have much luck getting the ATI drivers to play nice with my 1950pro so that would be my first guess.

Only way to know for sure would be to do a temporary XP install and see how that works for you.
__________________
MSI Z87I Gaming AC / i5 4670K / 2X 4G Gskill 1866 DDR3 / XFX XTR 750 / EVGA GTX 680 SC+ 2GB / Intel DC S3700 200G / random 160G Sata HDD
Inwin 904 / Swiftech MCP655-b / Alphacool NexXxos XT45 120 Rad / 2X Scythe GT AP-15 / EK Supreme HF / Dell UltraSharp U2412M

Asrock AM1H-ITX / AM1 Athlon 5350 / 2X4G Gskill PC3-14900 / Intel 6235 Wi-Fi / 90W Targus Power Brick / 320G Seagate Momentus / Mini-Box M350 / 1X 22" Dell IPS / 1X 22" HP
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old March 15, 2008, 07:10 PM
Shadowmeph's Avatar
Hall Of Fame
F@H
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 3,303

My System Specs

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by sswilson View Post
I didn't have much luck getting the ATI drivers to play nice with my 1950pro so that would be my first guess.

Only way to know for sure would be to do a temporary XP install and see how that works for you.
hmm thats what I thought ok thanks
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
if you plan on running Linux don't use an ATI card Shadowmeph O/S's, Drivers & General Software 9 May 8, 2008 01:46 PM
Who is using linux? Shadowmeph O/S's, Drivers & General Software 34 February 1, 2008 03:31 PM
Problem with sound card. Song Audio 4 October 11, 2007 05:27 AM
Linux status. Mysteryous Video Cards 1 September 10, 2007 08:02 AM
Linux first to crash :( Shadowed O/S's, Drivers & General Software 5 September 10, 2007 07:01 AM