This document provides information about the latest posting of the AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition Proprietary Linux Graphics Driver.
Linux Distributions Supported: This version of the AMD Radeon Software Linux Proprietary Graphics Driver is designed to support the following Linux distributions:
Distribution specific packages are available for:
AMD Product Compatibility
The AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition Proprietary Linux Graphics Driver is compatible with the following AMD products.
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Before attempting to install the AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 15.12 Proprietary Linux Graphics Driver, the following software must be installed:
NOTE: If a Linux 2.6.11 or newer kernel was built with CONFIG_AGP enabled, the kernel AGP frontend is required to load the fglrx kernel module. To identify whether your kernel with CONFIG_AGP enabled, look for CONFIG_AGP=y in the kernel config file, or if the 'agpgart' module is loaded
For optimal performance and ease of use, the following are available:
The following packages must be installed in order for the AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 15.12 Proprietary Linux Graphics Driver to install and work optimally: