ATI HD4850 card does not work with Kernel 2.6.9-89.29.1.ELsmp

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davide_bad
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ATI HD4850 card does not work with Kernel 2.6.9-89.29.1.ELsmp

Post by davide_bad » 2010/10/04 10:44:42

Hello everyone. I have installed the new kernel 2.6.9-x86_64 89.29.1.ELsmp on a PC with an ATI HD4850 on board. As usual, after re-updating the kernel, I run the procedure to install the card driver through the installation file provided by ATI ati-driver-installer-10-9-x86.x86_64.run. At the end of the boot the PC hangs completely.

The same happens if I use some older ATI drivers.

Has anyone found this problem and has solved it?

Thanks, Regards
Davide

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ATI HD4850 card does not work with Kernel 2.6.9-89.29.1.ELs

Post by pschaff » 2010/10/04 16:41:48

Welcome to the CentOS fora. Reading [url=https://www.centos.org/modules/newbb/viewforum.php?forum=47]FAQ & Readme First[/url] is recommended for new users.

Either nobody else is reporting your specific problem or my google-foo is below par today. All I can suggest is falling back to an older kernel.

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