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There have been some problems getting the official fglrx drivers to work on OpenSUSE 11.1, I have made this (rather basic) walk through on how to get them to work correctly. This Works For 32 & 64-bit Releases
- Download The Driver
Run these as Root:
- These are the dependencies of the driver, the packages are approximately 70-75MB overall.
zypper in kernel-source gcc make patch
- Run through the installer choosing the automatic steps
aticonfig --initial -f
Configure Sax2 with the fglrx driver.
Reboot your system and everything should work, you can verify this with (run as normal user):
Updated for 9.1, 64-bit users no longer have to link the 32-bit DRI either 64-bit now works and FPS in 32-bit applications should be working as expected.