[Pkg-fglrx-devel] Bug#554470: Question on fglrx-driver

Hámorszky Balázs balihb at gmail.com
Wed Nov 4 22:13:59 UTC 2009

Robert Palm wrote:
> Hi Balázs,
> I saw your post at:
> http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=554470#5
> How did you manage to install the missing files? I have this problem:
> ~$ vainfo
> libva: libva version 0.31.0-sds3
> libva: va_getDriverName() returns 0
> libva: Trying to open /usr/lib/va/drivers/fglrx_drv_video.so
> xvba_video: error: dlopen(libXvBAW.so.1): libXvBAW.so.1: cannot open
> shared object file: No such file or directory
> libva error: /usr/lib/va/drivers/fglrx_drv_video.so init failed
> libva: va_openDriver() returns -1
> vaInitialize failed with error code -1 (unknown libva error),exit
> Thank you in advance for your reply.
> Regards,
> Robert

if you have deb-src in your sources list, than you should do:
apt-get source fglrx-driver
in the directory the package extracted to you'll find the files (in sub 
directories) with 1.0 at the and.
copy them to /usr/lib/ and make symlinks with .1 ending.
thats all.
I hope that it'll help enough.


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