fglrx 2:13.350.1-0ubuntu2: fglrx kernel module failed to build [FATAL: modpost: GPL-incompatible module fglrx.ko uses GPL-only symbol '__static_cpu_has_safe']

Bug #1444735 reported by Rendy Eko Prastiyo on 2015-04-15
This bug affects 5 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
fglrx-installer (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Error in installing fglrx (Toshiba L645, ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5000 Series)

ProblemType: Package
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
Package: fglrx 2:13.350.1-0ubuntu2
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.16.0-30.40~14.04.1-generic 3.16.7-ckt3
Uname: Linux 3.16.0-30-generic i686
NonfreeKernelModules: wl


ApportVersion: 2.14.1-0ubuntu3.9
Architecture: i386
CompizPlugins: No value set for `/apps/compiz-1/general/screen0/options/active_plugins'
CompositorRunning: compiz
CompositorUnredirectDriverBlacklist: '(nouveau|Intel).*Mesa 8.0'
CompositorUnredirectFSW: true
DKMSKernelVersion: 3.16.0-30-generic
Date: Thu Apr 16 05:27:35 2015
DistUpgraded: Fresh install
DistroCodename: trusty
DistroVariant: ubuntu
 bcmwl,, 3.16.0-30-generic, i686: installed
 fglrx, 13.350.1: added
 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Park [Mobility Radeon HD 5430/5450/5470] [1002:68e0] (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])
   Subsystem: Toshiba America Info Systems Device [1179:fdd0]
InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-04-15 (0 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Release i386 (20150218.1)
MachineType: TOSHIBA Satellite L645
PackageVersion: 2:13.350.1-0ubuntu2
ProcKernelCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-3.16.0-30-generic root=UUID=bb2e67ee-c116-4503-b5a1-022689df8475 ro acpi_osi=Linux quiet splash acpi_backlight=vendor vt.handoff=7
SourcePackage: fglrx-installer
Title: fglrx 2:13.350.1-0ubuntu2: fglrx kernel module failed to build
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
dmi.bios.date: 07/03/2012
dmi.bios.vendor: INSYDE
dmi.bios.version: 2.70
dmi.board.asset.tag: Base Board Asset Tag
dmi.board.name: Base Board Product Name
dmi.board.vendor: Intel Corp.
dmi.board.version: Base Board Version
dmi.chassis.asset.tag: No Asset Tag
dmi.chassis.type: 10
dmi.chassis.vendor: OEM Chassis Manufacturer
dmi.chassis.version: OEM Chassis Version
dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnINSYDE:bvr2.70:bd07/03/2012:svnTOSHIBA:pnSatelliteL645:pvrPSK0LL-02600D:rvnIntelCorp.:rnBaseBoardProductName:rvrBaseBoardVersion:cvnOEMChassisManufacturer:ct10:cvrOEMChassisVersion:
dmi.product.name: Satellite L645
dmi.product.version: PSK0LL-02600D
dmi.sys.vendor: TOSHIBA
version.compiz: compiz 1:
version.libdrm2: libdrm2 2.4.56-1~ubuntu2
version.libgl1-mesa-dri: libgl1-mesa-dri 10.1.3-0ubuntu0.4
version.libgl1-mesa-dri-experimental: libgl1-mesa-dri-experimental N/A
version.libgl1-mesa-glx: libgl1-mesa-glx 10.1.3-0ubuntu0.4
version.xserver-xorg-core: xserver-xorg-core 2:1.15.1-0ubuntu2.7
version.xserver-xorg-input-evdev: xserver-xorg-input-evdev 1:2.8.2-1ubuntu2
version.xserver-xorg-video-ati: xserver-xorg-video-ati 1:7.3.0-1ubuntu3.1
version.xserver-xorg-video-intel: xserver-xorg-video-intel 2:2.99.910-0ubuntu1.4
version.xserver-xorg-video-nouveau: xserver-xorg-video-nouveau 1:1.0.10-1ubuntu2
xserver.bootTime: Thu Apr 16 05:02:19 2015
xserver.configfile: default

xserver.logfile: /var/log/Xorg.0.log
xserver.version: 2:1.16.0-1ubuntu1.2~trusty2
xserver.video_driver: radeon

Rendy Eko Prastiyo (rendyep) wrote :
summary: - fglrx 2:13.350.1-0ubuntu2: fglrx kernel module failed to build
+ fglrx 2:13.350.1-0ubuntu2: fglrx kernel module failed to build [FATAL:
+ modpost: GPL-incompatible module fglrx.ko uses GPL-only symbol
+ '__static_cpu_has_safe']
Rendy Eko Prastiyo (rendyep) wrote :

Hello, thank you for the response.
Is there something wrong with my graphic card?
In ubuntu 14.04 my graphic card became overheat with that module, now in 14.04.02 I couldn't even install it.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in fglrx-installer (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
muncster (paesalu) wrote :

The issue really affect daily work. Any idea about the fix package?

EvilSupahFly (seann-giffin) wrote :

My solution was to boot with Ketnel 17.1, under which I have no problems with the Radeon drivers.

EvilSupahFly (seann-giffin) wrote :

Sorry. Kernel 17.1. Can't type on my phone very well.

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