View Full Version : [ubuntu] I'm confused, graphics card and driver question.

April 30th, 2010, 11:09 PM
I am new as new can be, how do I tell what driver I am supposed to be using? I am confused by the whole proprietary vs open source driver. This is what I have.
patrick@patrick-laptop:~$ lspci -nn | grep VGA
01:05.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: ATI Technologies Inc RS482 [Radeon Xpress 200M] [1002:5975]

I am having trouble with my mouse and wondered if this has something to do with it. How do I tell what driver I am actually using. 10.04 Lucid Lynx upgraded from 9.10