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Old 07-09-2012, 06:57 AM   #1
Leo-duke
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MINT workaround to install AMD drivers?


I have an HP Pavilion dv6 laptop running MINT Maya. It's a fresh install. I have tried to install the Additional Drivers through the Control Panel, but each time I try I am told I don't have the authorisation. Yrt it never offers the choice to put in my password. Is there a SIMPLE work around? I get baffled by technical terms and bullshit, though not necassarily in that order.
 
Old 07-09-2012, 08:30 AM   #2
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Open a terminal and launch the command
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sudo jockey-text -e xorg:fglrx
 
Old 07-09-2012, 12:45 PM   #3
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Might have to go to the AMD site and get their drivers and follow the sort of complex install.
 
  


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