Search:

Type: Posts; User: spoilerhead; Keyword(s):

Search: Search took 0.20 seconds.

  1. Happens to me, too. never thought that it could...

    Happens to me, too. never thought that it could actually be driver related.

    HD 4870, catalyst 10.11, Ubuntu 10.10x64
  2. me 2 on 10.7, ubuntu 10.4x64 and a 4870

    me 2 on 10.7, ubuntu 10.4x64 and a 4870
  3. Replies
    225
    Views
    78,142

    btw, i wanted to note that i seem to ahve fixed...

    btw, i wanted to note that i seem to ahve fixed my issues with a clean reinstall, speed is very fast :O
  4. Replies
    225
    Views
    78,142

    10.6 is one big pile of fail for me, the worst...

    10.6 is one big pile of fail for me, the worst driver in ages

    using dual screen desktop on hd4870 @ ubuntu 9.10 64 bit:
    - second screen stays black (but mouse cursor shows)
    or
    - no composite...
  5. Replies
    134
    Views
    64,667

    i love it! could you maybe add a command line...

    i love it!

    could you maybe add a command line control?
    would be incredibly nice to set the card to a very low clock on boot, and just increase the clock for certain applications/games

    or is...
  6. Replies
    120
    Views
    41,064

    well, XV = 40% load for me, openGL ~20 had...

    well, XV = 40% load for me, openGL ~20
    had higher loads under both with older versions

    i don't care if it doesn't accelerate decoding, but it certainly accelerates drawing
  7. Replies
    120
    Views
    41,064

    really nice driver 1080p video plays without...

    really nice driver
    1080p video plays without noticeable cpu load when using opengl as output
  8. really the best fglrx release ever everything...

    really the best fglrx release ever
    everything works quite fine (radeon hd4870, ubuntu8.10x64, gnome+compiz)
  9. Replies
    46
    Views
    12,649

    just didd a little run with the test tool from...

    just didd a little run with the test tool from here

    Ubuntu 8.10 x64 - shipped Fglrx driver
    Open GL: ~280 FPS
    DirectX ~250 FPS

    Windows XP - catalyst 8.9:
    Open GL: ~290 FPS
    DirectX: 56 FPS (i...
  10. Replies
    46
    Views
    12,649

    XV is not working out of the box , didn't bother...

    XV is not working out of the box , didn't bother to find a solution for that yet (web is indicating that deactivating compiz would work, but personally i like compiz, and my machine got enough power...
  11. Replies
    46
    Views
    12,649

    To conclude my initial post: - i got myself a...

    To conclude my initial post:

    - i got myself a Radeon 4870
    - i installed ubuntu x64

    everything works perfectly fine out of the box, better than any ati experience i had before
  12. Replies
    46
    Views
    12,649

    thank you all for your answers i'll probably...

    thank you all for your answers

    i'll probably try my luck with a 4870
  13. Replies
    46
    Views
    12,649

    What to buy? ATI/Nvidia?

    Hello

    i'm planning to get some new hardware soon, and i'm unsure on what graphics card to buy.

    Candidates in my price range are ATI 4850/70 and nVidia GTX 260

    planned usage:

    planned OS:...
Results 1 to 13 of 13