moodz

SDK 1.2  Catalyst 8.8 install notes for Fedora 8  -  64 bit

Discussion created by moodz on Sep 11, 2008
Latest reply on Sep 11, 2008 by udeepta@amd
seems to work ...some locking errors for libxcb

Installed on Fedora 8

build disk .. Fedora-Unity-20080814-8-x86_64-DVD.iso
Motherboard Gigabyte DS3P V1.0
Q6600 @ 3.419 Ghz
8GB DDR2 800
Radeon HD4870
2TB Raid0

1. install catalyst 8.8
# chmod +x ati-driver-installer-8-8-x86.x86_64.run
# ati-driver-installer-8-8-x86.x86_64.run

2. update /etc/X11/xorg.conf
# aticonfig --initial -f

3. restart X  ... CTL ALT BACKSPACE keys together

4. install dependency libs
# yum install libstdc++.so.5
# yum install compat-libstdc++-33

5. install cal .. default /usr/local/amdcal
# amdstream-cal-1.2.0_beta.x86_64.run

6. install brook  .. default /usr/local/amdbrook
# amdstream-brook-1.2.0_beta.x86_64.run

7. set environment vars in .bashrc and/or .bash_profile in home dir.

               LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/local/amdbrook/sdk/lib:/usr/local/amdcal/lib64:$LD_LIBRARY_PATH
    PATH=/usr/local/amdbrook/sdk/bin:$PATH
    LIBXCB_ALLOW_SLOPPY_LOCK=true

    export LIBXCB_ALLOW_SLOPPY_LOCK
    export LD_LIBRARY_PATH
    export PATH

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