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Old 01-17-2013, 01:35 PM   #1
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Debian and Radeon HD4850

I've just installed old Debian Wheezy beta1 on my new hardware and I'm updating everything at the moment. I don't know how do I enable my graphics card. I have read something about fglrx drivers but I don't exactly know how to build everything. Could someone tell or link me how to install and build everything.
Old 01-17-2013, 07:33 PM   #2
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You have to install firmware-linux-nonfree if its not already.


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