AMD Catalyst 14.6 beta LINUX driver

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AMD ha rilasciato il 27/05 i driver 14.6 beta per Linux. Questi driver sono compatibili, relativamente ai prodotti desktop e mobile, con questa linea di prodotti:

  • AMD Desktop Product Family Compatibility ​

AMD Radeon™ R9 200 Series                     AMD Radeon™ HD 8000 Series
AMD Radeon™ R7 200X Series                  AMD Radeon™ HD 7000 Series
AMD Radeon™ HD 6000 Series
ATI Radeon™ HD 5000 Series

  • AMD Mobility Product Family Compatibility ​

AMD Radeon™ HD 8000M Series             AMD Radeon™ HD 6000M Series
AMD Radeon™ HD 7000M Series             ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 5000 Series

Le nuove features introdotto con questa versione sono:

  • Ubuntu 14.04 support
  • Install improvements
  • Package and distribution generation options; recommend options set by default
  • Help user install generated distribution package once created
  • Pop-up messages to help guide users through the install process
  • Identifying and installation of pre-requisites

Problemi risolti con questa versione di AMD Catalyst Linux Software Suite.

  • [399454] : Witcher 2 – Resolves random lock-up seen when launching the application
  • [398826] : Screen corruption when connect external monitor to some PowerXpress A+I platform
  • [396719] : X crash when do rotation with Tear Free Desktop enabled
  • [397810] : Failure on exit of OpenGL programs
  • [398424] : Error message when run clinfo in console mode
  • [396098] : Blank screen when hotplug HDMI monitor from MST hub
  • [396795] : System hang after resume from S3/S4 in High Performance mode on PowerXpress A+I platform
  • [396870] : Garbage on the bottom right corner of screen before boot into login UI during restart
  • [394504] : Segmentation fault when run ETQW


Problemi conosciuti che verranno analizzati in seguito:

  • DOTA 2 may hang while playing on the AMD Radeon 7900 or AMD Radeon R9 280X
  • Witcher 2 exhibits intermittent corruption when swinging sword in the Arena

Potete trovare tutte le feature dei nuovi driver e scaricarli dall’apposita pagina del sito dell’AMD.