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 AMDGPU-PRO Driver for Linux Release Notes

Article Number: RN-AMDGPU-PRO-LINUX

​​This article provides information on the latest version of the AMDGPU-Pro Driver for Linux®.

​AMDGPU-PRO Driver 16.60 Highlights

    • CentOS 7.3 (64-bit version)

Fixed Issues

    • Hard-hangs are sometimes observed during display hot-plug.
    • Launching Steam client sometimes causes system hang.
    • Rendering error in glxgears in performance mode.

Known Issues

    • System hangs when OpenCL attempts to allocate more than available system memory.
    • System fails to boot to OS with DP1.2 enabled on RHEL 7.3.
    • Intermittent screen corruption on system restart after manually switching to AMD performance mode.  System operates normally afterwards.

Package Contents​

    • AMDGPU-Pro Driver

The AMDGPU-Pro Drivercan be downloaded from the following links:

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Installing the AMDGPU-ProDriver

For detailed instructions on how to correctly uninstall or install please refer to the following KB article: 

To use AMD Vulkan™ driver in this driver stack, the LunarG Vulkan loader needs to be installed, please refer to the following support KB article for instructions:

How to Install LunarG Vulkan SDK for Ubuntu

 

AMD Radeon™ Product Compatibility

The AMDGPU-Pro Driver is compatible with the following AMD products.

AMD Product Family Compatibility 
AMD Radeon™ RX 460/470/480 Graphics ​
AMD Radeon™ R9 Fury/Fury X/Nano Graphics ​
AMD Radeon™ R9 380/380X/390/390X Graphics ​
AMD Radeon™ R9 285/290/290X Graphics ​
AMD Radeon™ R9 M270X/M380/M385/M395 Graphics ​
AMD Radeon™ R9 M360/M365X/M370X/M375/M375X ​
AMD Radeon™ R7 M260/M265/M340/M350/M365/M370/M380/M465/M465X ​
AMD Radeon™ R7 240/250/250X/260/260X/350 ​
AMD Radeon™ HD7700/7800/8500/8600 ​
AMD Radeon™ HD7700M/7800M/8500M/8530M/8600M/8700M/8790M/8800M ​
AMD Radeon™ R9 M485XAMD FirePro™ W5100
AMD Radeon™ R9 360 GraphicsAMD FirePro™ W4300
AMD Radeon™ R5 340AMD FirePro™ W4100
AMD Radeon™ Pro WX-seriesAMD FirePro™ W2100
AMD FirePro™ W9100AMD FirePro™ W600
AMD FirePro™ W8100AMD FirePro™ S-Series
AMD FirePro™ W7100 


Compatible Operating Systems

    • RedHat Enterprise Linux® 7.3 (64-bit version)
    • RedHat Enterprise Linux® 6.8 (64-bit version)
    • Ubuntu 16.04 (64-bit version)
    • CentOS 7.3 (64-bit version)
    • CentOS 6.8 (64-bit version)
    • SLED/SLES 12 SP2 (64-bit version)

Base Feature Support​

    • Supported APIs:
      • OpenGL 4.5 and GLX 1.4
      • OpenCL™1.2
      • Vulkan™ 1.0
      • VDPAU
    • Basic display features
    • Basic power management features
    • KMS (Kernel Mode Setting) and ADF (Atomic Display Framework) support
    • GPL compliant kernel module
    • AMD FirePro™ Features (EDID Management and 30-bit color)
    • FreeSync support (Please refer to this FAQ for more information)
    • DirectGMA for OpenGL
    • Install script and native packages for all supported operating systems

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