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pixsa
Journeyman III

AMD® Kaveri - Kali Linux Drivers

I have:

Graphics: AMD® Kaveri

Processor: AMD10 R6

Os: Kali Linux Rolling 64 bit.

Can't install the drivers:

~Detected X Server version 'XServer 1.19.5_64a' is not supported.

./AMD-Catalyst-15.9-Linux-installer-15.201.1151-x86.x86_64.run
Created directory fglrx-install.LAiFsr
Verifying archive integrity... All good.
Uncompressing AMD Catalyst(TM) Proprietary Driver-15.201.1151......................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
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AMD Catalyst(TM) Proprietary Driver Installer/Packager
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error: Detected X Server version 'XServer 1.19.5_64a' is not supported. Supported versions are X.Org 6.9 or later, up to XServer 1.10 (default:v2:x86_64:lib:XServer 1.19.5_64a:none:4.13.0-kali1-amd64:)
The installation will not proceed.
Removing temporary directory: fglrx-install.LAiFsr
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4 Replies
rmcginty
Journeyman III

Re: AMD® Kaveri - Kali Linux Drivers

I'm also getting this error. 

Running

OS: 4.13.0-kali1-amd64

Hardware:

VGA compatible controller        : Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Park [Mobility Radeon HD 5430/5450/5470] '

Getting the same error:

sudo ./amd-driver-installer-15.302-x86.x86_64.run

Created directory fglrx-install.f7evBX

Verifying archive integrity... All good.

Uncompressing AMD Proprietary Driver-15.302...........................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

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AMD  Proprietary Driver Installer/Packager

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error: Detected X Server version 'XServer 1.19.5_64a' is not supported. Supported versions are X.Org 6.9 or later, up to XServer 1.10 (default:v2:x86_64:lib:XServer 1.19.5_64a:none:4.13.0-kali1-amd64:)

Installation will not proceed.

Removing temporary directory: fglrx-install.f7evBX

I'm pretty new at installing drivers on linux, so any help would be greatly appreciated!

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ray_m
Community Manager
Community Manager

Re: AMD® Kaveri - Kali Linux Drivers

Kali Linux is currently not a supported distro,

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pixsa
Journeyman III

Re: AMD® Kaveri - Kali Linux Drivers

very bad...

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r351574nc3
Journeyman III

Re: AMD® Kaveri - Kali Linux Drivers

I am getting this same error on Fedora 27.

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