Ubuntu 7.10 - fglrx driver - ATI Technologies Inc Radeon X1200 Series does not work out of the box
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Model: Dell Latitude D531
Issue #1: Video is not working out of the box (VGA=ATI Technologies Inc Radeon X1200 Series)
1) After running the installer, rebooted and could not get to GDM login.
2) In shell (ctrl-alt-F1):
$ sudo apt-get install xorg-driver-fglrx
3) change driver in xorg.conf from "vesa" to "fglrx"
$ sudo nano /etc/X11/xorg.conf
4) Reboot, splash screen shows up, gdm is able to start
I would like to report a bug since X can't auto-configure without this restricted driver (xorg-driver-