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/opt/xorg/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/fglrx_drv.so: undefined symbol: xf86SetDGAMode

Question asked by hboetes on May 27, 2013

Since the current xorg has a bug that prevents me to load more than 5 touchscreens -- Yes I have 9 touchscreens for this project -- and since the new version promises to have full multitouch support I installed xorg from git in /opt/xorg.

 

After changing the symlink in /etc/X11/X to the right binary, adding /opt/xorg/lib to the librarypath, setting up all the symlinks to be able to use the binary driver package from /opt/xorg I got this error:

 

/opt/xorg/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/fglrx_drv.so: undefined symbol: xf86SetDGAMode

 

While both Xorg and the driver have that symbol:

 

$ grep xf86SetDGAMode /opt/xorg/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/fglrx_drv.so /opt/xorg/bin/Xorg

Binary file /opt/xorg/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/fglrx_drv.so matches

Binary file /opt/xorg/bin/Xorg matches

 

I got the feeling I am missing something obvious. I suspect that the fglrx installer script: amd-driver-installer-12.104.2-x86.x86_64.run

links against the default installed version of xorg, and not the version installed in /opt/xorg

 

How can I do that?

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