package fglrx 2:8.723.1-0ubuntu3 failed to install/upgrade: fglrx kernel module failed to build

Bug #703297 reported by William Hunt on 2011-01-15
This bug affects 1 person
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fglrx-installer (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

I have an Dell Inspiron 15R with and AMD 64 bit microprocessor. I installed the updates after loading 10.04(64 bit AMD version) and then tried to load the driver for the ATI/AMD fglrx graphics driver. It went part of the way and then failed.

ProblemType: Package
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
Package: fglrx 2:8.723.1-0ubuntu3
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-27.49-generic
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-27-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: wl
Architecture: amd64
Date: Fri Jan 14 16:34:30 2011
 fglrx, 8.723.1: added
 bcmwl,, 2.6.32-27-generic, x86_64: installed
 bcmwl,, 2.6.32-24-generic, x86_64: installed
ErrorMessage: fglrx kernel module failed to build
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04.1 LTS "Lucid Lynx" - Release amd64 (20100816.1)
MachineType: Dell Inc. Inspiron M5010
PackageVersion: 2:8.723.1-0ubuntu3
ProcCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-2.6.32-27-generic root=UUID=ae8666fb-1281-459f-89c8-84b95047d35a ro quiet splash
SourcePackage: fglrx-installer
Title: package fglrx 2:8.723.1-0ubuntu3 failed to install/upgrade: fglrx kernel module failed to build 06/04/2010
dmi.bios.vendor: Dell Inc.
dmi.bios.version: A05 Inspiron M5010
dmi.board.vendor: Dell Inc.
dmi.board.version: A05
dmi.chassis.type: 8
dmi.chassis.vendor: Dell Inc.
dmi.chassis.version: A05
dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnDellInc.:bvrA05:bd06/04/2010:svnDellInc.:pnInspironM5010:pvrA05:rvnDellInc.:rnInspironM5010:rvrA05:cvnDellInc.:ct8:cvrA05: Inspiron M5010
dmi.product.version: A05
dmi.sys.vendor: Dell Inc.
glxinfo: Error: [Errno 2] No such file or directory
 distro: Ubuntu
 codename: lucid
 architecture: x86_64
 kernel: 2.6.32-27-generic

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