Issues with the amdgpu drivers

Michel Dänzer michel at
Mon Feb 4 11:06:44 UTC 2019

On 2019-02-02 6:39 a.m., Bill Messenger wrote:
> I found out that using Linux Mint 18.3 (which is based on Ubuntu 16.04) and
> using the default open-source amdgpu drivers seems to fix the issues with
> Blender, Inkscape, and Godot. I haven't tried seeing if it fixes the issue
> with LinVst yet, though. I'm not sure why the latest version of Ubuntu,
> Linux Mint, and Manjaro isn't working.

Does amdgpu.dc=0 on the kernel command line help? If not, please attach
the Xorg log file and the output of dmesg and glxinfo from both good and
bad cases.

P.S. The amdgpu drivers are normally discussed on the amd-gfx mailing
list at .

Earthling Michel Dänzer               |     
Libre software enthusiast             |             Mesa and X developer

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