I looked at your howto:
(sorry I hadn't done so before, I didn't see the link.)
1.When I try to install the binary drivers (after configuring) it replies-
bash: version: No such file or directory
2.I read ahead and it said to check if it was correctly configured run fglrxinfo in the terminal adn it should say
if it is correctly configured
display: :0.0 screen: 0
OpenGL vendor string: ATI Technologies Inc.
OpenGL renderer string: ATI Radeon HD 3870
OpenGL version string: 2.1.7170 Release
And it already says that, so it must have already done the steps he gave me automatically.