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Linux Blank screen after driver installation

Question asked by brettcarr2412 on Jan 5, 2017
Latest reply on Jan 27, 2017 by teruksor

Hi everyone, Im running Centos 7, after every attempt to install the drivers for my ATI Radeon r7 370 graphics cards it come up with a blank screen at boot.. "Meaning after everything is loaded and i should be seeing a log on screen, buts its Black, but i can see the cursor. here are some details about my system and the errors i get. Im really hoping some one will help, i'm so frustrated.

 

16 gig Ram

AMD FX(tm)-6300 Six-Core Processor × 6

OS type: 64-bit

Here is what i did to try install it.

sudo rpm -Uh --force fglrx64_p_i_c-15.302-1.x86_64_rhel7_64a.rpm

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Updating / installing...

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/usr/libexec/plymouth/plymouth-populate-initrd: line 233: dfatal: command not found

/usr/libexec/plymouth/plymouth-populate-initrd: line 234: dfatal: command not found

/usr/libexec/plymouth/plymouth-populate-initrd: line 235: dfatal: command not found

/usr/libexec/plymouth/plymouth-populate-initrd: line 236: dfatal: command not found

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[brett@badbox Downloads]$ fglrxconfig

bash: fglrxconfig: command not found...

 

[brett@badbox Downloads]$ ati

aticonfig            atigetsysteminfo.sh  atiode

atieventsd           atiodcli            

[brett@badbox Downloads]$ aticonfig --initial

Uninitialised file found, configuring.

Using /etc/X11/xorg.conf

Saving back-up to /etc/X11/xorg.conf.original-5

aticonfig: Writing to '/etc/X11/xorg.conf' failed. Permission denied.

 

[brett@badbox Downloads]$ sudo aticonfig --initial

Uninitialised file found, configuring.

Using /etc/X11/xorg.conf

Saving back-up to /etc/X11/xorg.conf.original-5

 

[brett@badbox Downloads]$ fglrxinfo

display: :0  screen: 0

OpenGL vendor string: X.Org

OpenGL renderer string: Gallium 0.4 on AMD PITCAIRN (DRM 2.43.0, LLVM 3.8.1)

OpenGL version string: 1.4 (3.0 Mesa 11.2.2)

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