Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!


  Search this Thread
Old 04-19-2005, 02:28 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Apr 2005
Location: UK
Distribution: Ubuntu 5.04
Posts: 11

Rep: Reputation: 0
ATI Aproprietary drivers - error

i was trying to install the ATI proprietary drivers in MEPIS 3.3 and i got the following error :

dpkg -i '//root/fglrx-4-3-0_8.12.10-2_i386.deb' ;echo RESULT=$?
(Reading database ... 75486 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking fglrx-4-3-0 (from .../fglrx-4-3-0_8.12.10-2_i386.deb) ...
dpkg: error processing //root/fglrx-4-3-0_8.12.10-2_i386.deb (--install):
trying to overwrite `/usr/X11R6/bin/fgl_glxgears', which is also in package fglrx-driver
dpkg-deb: subprocess paste killed by signal (Broken pipe)
Errors were encountered while processing:

Can anyone please help ?
Old 04-19-2005, 07:55 PM   #2
LQ Newbie
Registered: Apr 2005
Location: UK
Distribution: Ubuntu 5.04
Posts: 11

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
i fixed the problem .. anyone with the same problem goto to this site for help



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
8.6.20 ATI Drivers and ATI Radeon XPress 200M ltracy Linux - Hardware 8 04-28-2006 08:52 PM
ATI drivers and AMD X86/64 error. raid517 SUSE / openSUSE 2 12-10-2005 11:55 AM
ATI 9600Pro & ATI Proprietary Drivers problem Hyakutake Slackware 6 12-04-2005 11:08 AM
SuSE 9.1 - ATI Mobility 9600 (M10) - ATi Drivers 3.9.0 Beaviis Linux - Hardware 3 06-04-2004 01:51 PM
RPM error with ati drivers Avenging_Angel Linux - General 8 05-28-2003 07:10 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:25 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration