Package Base Details: amdgpu-pro-installer

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Submitter: LEW21
Maintainer: Ashark
Last Packager: Ashark
Votes: 73
Popularity: 1.729924
First Submitted: 2016-03-28 22:44
Last Updated: 2019-01-15 16:18

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Corngood commented on 2016-07-02 18:27

This is a generated PKGBUILD. The full source is available at:

Feel free to post issues and send PRs.

*** linux 4.9 with KALLSYMS_ALL=y is required

*** mesa-noglvnd is required The mesa package in Arch now includes the glvnd libGL, which conflicts with the AMDGPU-PRO libGL. You'll need to replace mesa with mesa-noglvnd.

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Raize commented on 2017-11-06 20:29

The 17.40 amdgpu-pro packages in ArchlinuxCN repo no longer seem to exist?

Can someone please make a 17.40 package. I've spent a whole weekend trying but it's just beyond me.

Renfield commented on 2017-11-02 11:07

There should not be a problem installing the libraries in /opt/amdgpu-pro/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/, because it is listed in /etc/ Despite this, I do see a problem with qdirstat being unable to compile, not finding libGL.

I think, though, that this conversation should probably be moved to a GitHub issue against archlinuxcn, as we are not talking about this specific package.

riddicc commented on 2017-11-02 06:38

all the libraries were in /opt/amdgpu-pro/lib,
but my box expected them in /usr/lib/... and usr/lib/xorg/modules/...
maybe i forgot to install something?

laichiaheng commented on 2017-11-01 07:21


heavysink commented on 2017-10-31 18:00

@riddicc: which symlinks? I might have to change something in the PKGBUILD file on archlinuxcn.

riddicc commented on 2017-10-25 12:40

thx for that amdgpu-pro-17.40 package on
it supports OpenGL quite good...
it is slower than 17.30 on Ubuntu 16: 29fps instead of 35fps.
it is unable to switch to 2560x1080@60 (just like amdgpu), but amdgpu-pro 17.30 on Ubuntu can do it.
somehow i had to add manually some symlinks from /opt to /usr/lib... or is it just my box? :)

heavysink commented on 2017-10-14 19:04

I have included amdgpu-pro 17.30 in ArchlinuxCN repository. It is compatible with my 4.13.6 kernel and xorg 1.19.5. (I am using lightdm and cinnamon)

1. The libgbm provided by mesa is incompatible with amdgpu-pro so I have to package mesa without libgbm (mesa-noglvnd-nogbm).

2. The libglamor shipped with amdgpu-pro is causing problems for Xorg, so I removed it from the package and used the glamor libraries shipped with xorg-server instead.

3. I didn't install amdgpu-pro-dkms (which will fail to build on 4.13.6 and taint the LTS-4.9.56 kernel).

4. I didn't modify the mkinitcpio.conf.

5. I have added a x11 config file (which includes Device and Screen0) in the package to make the driver happy.

It turns out to work very well for me.

To add the repo:

Server =$arch

As the packages are signed, archlinuxcn-keyring package must be installed before installing the driver.

nmset commented on 2017-10-13 20:01

@ vS0uz4
Not ffmpeg, but ffmpeg2.8 (a vlc requirement).

vS0uz4 commented on 2017-10-13 18:30

Briefly, I have to downgrade ffmpeg and maybe xorg.
I will do the tests and give feedback

nmset commented on 2017-10-13 15:48

You could downgrade ffmpeg2.8 to 2.8.12-4. ffmpeg2.8 2.8.13-1 crashes X on my laptop (Kaveri + Topaz) and my desktop (RX 480) too.

Moreover, xorg 1.19.4-1 fails on my desktop but runs on my laptop. xorg 1.19.3-3 works on my desktop. So there's hardware and software compatibility issues.