This article provides information on the latest version of the AMDGPU-Pro Driver for Linux®.
AMDGPU-PRO Driver (base driver 17.40) Highlights
Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4 for Linux introduces Large Page Support for Blockchain Compute Workloads.
- Signal 11 may be observed while running Benchmark.
- Stability issues with Indigo Bench on second scene render.
- Unexpected behavior with Blender™ rendering.
- Failures are intermittently observed with Radeon™ ProRender > V266.
- Upgrades to RHEL/CentOS 7.4 won't be supported in this release – the recommended best practice is to hold off distribution upgrades until a supported version of AMDGPU-Pro is released.
- Corruption is observed while resizing terminal window in Ubuntu® 16.04.3
- Fatal Error occurred while performing Workbench Storyboard Graphics on Ansys 18.1
The AMDGPU-Pro Driver can be downloaded from the following links:
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- AMDGPU-Pro Driver Version 17.40 for RHEL 7.3 / CentOS 7.3
- AMDGPU-Pro Driver Version 17.40 for RHEL 6.9 / CentOS 6.9
- AMDGPU-Pro Driver Version 17.40 for Ubuntu 16.04.3
- AMDGPU-Pro Driver Version 17.40 for SLED/SLES 12 SP2
Installing the AMDGPU-Pro Driver
For detailed instructions on how to Install or Uninstall the AMDGPU-Pro Driver, please refer to the following KB articles, according to the operating system of choice:
To use Vulkan driver in this stack, Vulkan SDK Version 22.214.171.124 needs to be installed. The SDK can be downloaded from: https://vulkan.lunarg.com/sdk/home
Enabling Large Page Support
The syntax of this module parameter is amdgpu.vm_fragment_size=X, where the actual fragment size is 4KB * 2^X. The default is X=4, which means 64KB. To get 2MB fragments, set X=9.
|Ubuntu 16.04 LTS||
The AMDGPU-Pro Driver is compatible with the following AMD graphics products:
|AMD FirePro™ and Radeon™ Product Family Compatibility |
Radeon™ Pro WX series
Radeon™ Pro WX 9100
Radeon™ Pro WX 7100
Radeon™ Pro WX 5100
Radeon™ Pro WX 4100
Radeon™ Pro WX 3100
Radeon™ Pro WX 2100
AMD FirePro™ W series
AMD FirePro™ W9100
AMD FirePro™ W8100
AMD FirePro™ W7100
AMD FirePro™ W5100
AMD FirePro™ W4300
AMD FirePro™ W4100
AMD FirePro™ W2100
AMD FirePro™ W600
|Radeon™ Vega Frontier Edition||AMD FirePro™ S series|
|Radeon™ Pro Duo ("Polaris")||Radeon™ Pro Duo ("Fiji")|
|Radeon™ RX 550/560/570/580 series||Radeon™ RX Vega series|
|Radeon™ R9 Fury/Fury X/Nano||Radeon™ RX 460/470/480|
|Radeon™ R9 285/290/290X||Radeon™ R9 380/380X/390/390X|
|Radeon™ HD7700/7800/8500/8600||Radeon™ R7 240/250/250X/260/260X/350|
|Radeon™ R5 340||Radeon™ R9 360|
Packaged Driver Contents
- AMDGPU-Pro Driver 17.40
- ROCm Platform 1.6 in supported distributions
Compatible Operating Systems
- Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 7.3 (64-bit version)
- Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 6.9 (64-bit version)
- CentOS 7.3 (64-bit version)
- CentOS 6.9 (64-bit version)
- Ubuntu® 16.04.3 (64-bit version)
- SLED/SLES 12 SP2 (64-bit version)
Base Feature Support
- Supported APIs:
- OpenGL 4.5 and GLX 1.4
- Vulkan™ 1.0
- 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)
- Radeon 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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