As I recall they ATI stopped making them for 2xxx to 4xxx. If you have a laptop that’s getting too hot, try setting the power management profile to low. However, this is somewhat of a solution, that I can confirm works on my machine: Tags for this Thread ati radeon , driver ati , ubuntu Overheating on VAIO SB36 Usually, the overheating problem in Ubuntu is related to the graphic card, and in your case, you have an Hybrid graphic card with the open source drivers. That is pretty cool, considering I could burn my hand just touching my laptop vents previously. Unless your version of Debian is very, very old, of course.
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I can’t recall it but there was some other guy’s who had the same problem. In fact, the ybuntu has been available before the graphics cards officially launched.
Itay 1 4 Usually, the overheating problem in Ubuntu is related to the graphic card, and in your case, you have an Hybrid graphic card with the open source drivers. So if anybody have any solution for this can you please help me. Download the latest beta driver which is compatible 480 Ubuntu But it turns out I already have them, but it still doesnt work? If you have a atk that’s getting too hot, try setting the power management profile to low. This driver provides 2D and 3D acceleration in your video hardware.
My laptop dropped 20 degrees Celsius when I did that.
I’m also not going to say “Oh, just go out and buy atti newer card! Phoronix Test Suite OpenBenchmarking.
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As an alternative, you can install a newer release of Ubuntu. I’d appreciate any help here. Sign up using Facebook. Kingstone 2gb DDR 2 I hope this is enough. To know which version of the Linux kernel you have installed, type this text in a terminal window: I’m going back to my own. Also can anyone help me with my other drivers. March 10th, 2. This generally solves the problem.
It can be done with the following command: Before you think the Windows and Linux performance is equal for the Radeon HD series, this isn’t the case, at least not yet. Unless there are ubungu the latest drivers are backward compatible with older hardware so you shouldn’t need new drivers.
There are methods to do what you are asking for, but I think the risks are just far to great for me to personally recommend them. I pretty much get everything I wanted from it, except some major things.