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Old 11-14-2011, 07:42 PM   #1
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G73jh Ati 5870 Driver


Can you advise me how to install a driver for Ati 5870 Ubuntu 32 bit system on Asus laptop.

The first time I tried to install, I installed it from the official Ati website, downloaded the file from the website and installed it. The problem was, after I updated the kernel (NOT UPGRADE) the driver has stopped working. I tried to fix it but couldnt so I did another clean install of ubuntu but I dont want to mess it up again. I just want the Ati drivers work after Ubuntu kernel updates. So Proper way of installing anyone. Thank you in advance.
 
Old 11-15-2011, 05:29 AM   #2
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https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BinaryDriverHowto/ATI

You want to use the method involving the Ubuntu repositories, and the Hardware Drivers manager.

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