can't get catalyst working with a Radeon 5770 on an nForce4 chipset under Ubuntu 9.10

Discussion created by sifff on May 3, 2010
Latest reply on Jun 8, 2010 by sifff
fglrx module hangs while initializing X on Ubuntu

Hi there!

I have tried now for weeks to get my Saphire Radeon 5770 working on Ubuntu 9.10.

I bought it for developing OpenCL applications on it.

A necessary prerequisite is to have a working fglrx installation, right?

But I failed until now to get it working.

It just hangs the X-Server.

I have written up all my experiences here:

Thanks for any answers!