Easy ATI FGLRX Driver

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Easy ATI FGLRX Driver

Post#1 by Hamza » 12 Oct 2012, 17:36

Here is a script to download latest version of ATI (fglrx) driver available on Porteus server depending on running architecture (cpu)

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#!/bin/bash
# Easy ATI (fglrx) driver downloader

URL="ponce.cc/porteus"
if [ $(uname -m) != "x86_64" ]; then ARCH="i486"; else ARCH="x86_64"; fi

wget -O /tmp/index.html "$URL/$ARCH/current/drivers"

MN=$(grep "ati-fglrx" /tmp/index.html | grep -o -E 'href="([^"#]+)"' | cut -d'"' -f2 | sort | uniq)

wget -O "$HOME/$MN" "$URL/$ARCH/current/drivers/$MN"

Can be ran from every users. No root permissions needed.
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