Article Number
RN-PRO-LIN-17-12-1


This article provides information on the latest version of the Radeon™ Pro Software Adrenalin Edition 17.12.1 for Linux®


Radeon Pro Software Adrenalin Edition 17.12.1 for Linux can be downloaded from the following links*:


Installing the Radeon Pro Software Adrenalin Edition 17.12.1 for Linux Driver

For detailed instructions on how to install or uninstall Radeon™ Pro Software Adrenalin Edition 17.12.1 for Linux®, please refer to the following KB article: http://support.amd.com/en-us/kb-articles/Pages/Installation-Instructions-for-amdgpu-Graphics-Stacks.aspx

To use the Vulkan driver in this stack, Vulkan SDK version v1.0.65.0 needs to be installed. The SDK can be downloaded from: https://vulkan.lunarg.com/sdk/home


Radeon Pro Software Adrenalin Edition 17.12.1 for Linux Highlights

  • Delivers amdgpu-pro and amdgpu-all-open stacks using the same packaging infrastructure.
  • Provides support for RHEL 7.4 and CentOS 7.4.
  • Large Page Support is enabled by default.


Known Issues

  • Corruption is observed while resizing terminal window in Ubuntu® 16.04.3 – this is a kernel issue and is expected to be fixed with Ubuntu® 16.04.4.
  • A SLES 12 updated driver will arrive alongside our Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 18.Q1 release.
  • Fatal Error occurred while performing StoryboardGraphics on ANSYS® Workbench ™ 18.1.


Product Compatibility
Radeon Pro Software Adrenalin Edition 17.12.1 for Linux is compatible with the following AMD graphics products

AMD FirePro™ and Radeon™ Product Family Compatibility

Radeon™ Pro WX series  
Radeon™ Pro WX 9100
  Radeon™ Vega Frontier Edition
Radeon™ Pro WX 7100
Radeon™ Pro WX 5100 Radeon™ Pro Duo ("Polaris" & "Fiji")
Radeon™ Pro WX 4100
Radeon™ Pro WX 3100 AMD FirePro™ S series
Radeon™ Pro WX 2100 AMD FirePro™ S7150x2
  AMD FirePro™ S7150
AMD FirePro™ W series AMD FirePro™ S7100X
AMD FirePro™ W9100 AMD FirePro™ S7000
AMD FirePro™ W8100 AMD FirePro™ S9000
AMD FirePro™ W7100 AMD FirePro™ S9050
AMD FirePro™ W5100 AMD FirePro™ S9100
AMD FirePro™ W4300 AMD FirePro™ S9150
AMD FirePro™ W4100 AMD FirePro™ S9170
AMD FirePro™ W2100 AMD FirePro™ S9300x2
AMD FirePro™ W600 AMD FirePro™ S10000


Packaged Driver Contents

  • AMDGPU All-Open and AMDGPU-Pro Driver (base driver 17.50)
  • ROCm Platform 1.6 in supported distributions


Compatible Operating Systems

  • Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 7.4 (64-bit version)
  • Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 6.9 (64-bit version)
  • CentOS 7.4 (64-bit version)
  • CentOS 6.9 (64-bit version)
  • Ubuntu® 16.04.3 (64-bit version)


Base Feature Support

Supported APIs:

  • Supported APIs:
    • OpenGL 4.5 and GLX 1.4
    • OpenCL™1.2
    • Vulkan™ 1.0
    • VDPAU/VAAPI
  • Basic display features
  • Basic power management features
    • Note: AMD does not perform QA validation for S4 (hibernation) function as it is highly platform dependent.
  • KMS (Kernel Mode Setting) and ADF (Atomic Display Framework) support
  • GPL compliant kernel module
  • AMD FirePro™ Features (EDID Management and 30-bit color)
  • AMD FreeSync™ support (Please refer to this FAQ for more information)
  • DirectGMA for OpenGL
  • Install script and native packages for all supported operating systems

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