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Last Updated: May 9, 2018

This article provides information on the latest early preview release version of the Radeon™ Pro Software Adrenalin Edition 18.5.1 for Linux®. This driver is provided as an early preview release driver which should be considered "as is", may not be supported with further updates, upgrades or bug fixes and should not be installed in production environments.

Radeon Pro Software Adrenalin Edition 18.5.1 for Linux can be downloaded from the following links*:

Installing Radeon Pro Software Adrenalin Edition 18.5.1 for Linux

For detailed instructions on how to install or uninstall Radeon™ Pro Software for Linux, please refer to the following KB article:

To use the Vulkan® driver in this stack, Vulkan SDK version needs to be installed. The SDK can be downloaded from:

Radeon Pro Software Adrenalin Edition 18.5.1 for Linux Highlights

  • Provides initial support for Ubuntu 18.04 and RHEL 7.5.

Known Issues

  • Application errors may occur while performing StoryboardGraphics on ANSYS® Workbench™ 18.1.

Product Compatibility

Radeon Pro Software Adrenalin Edition 18.5.1 for Linux is compatible with the following AMD graphics products:

AMD Radeon and FirePro™ 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

Radeon™ Vega Frontier Edition Radeon™ Vega Frontier Edition
Radeon™ Pro series Radeon™ Pro Duo ("Polaris" & "Fiji")
AMD FirePro™ W series

AMD FirePro™ W9100
AMD FirePro™ W9000
AMD FirePro™ W8100
AMD FirePro™ W8000
AMD FirePro™ W7100
AMD FirePro™ W7000
AMD FirePro™ W5100
AMD FirePro™ W5000
AMD FirePro™ W4300
AMD FirePro™ W4100
AMD FirePro™ W2100
AMD FirePro™ W600

AMD FirePro™ S series

AMD FirePro™ S7150x2
AMD FirePro™ S7150
AMD FirePro™ S7100X
+ all other AMD FirePro™ S series products


Packaged Driver Version

Radeon Pro Software Adrenalin Edition 18.5.1 for Linux installation package contains the following:

  • AMDGPU-Pro Driver and AMDGPU All-Open (base driver 18.20)
  • ROCm Platform 1.6 in supported distributions

Compatible Operating Systems

Radeon Pro Software Adrenalin Edition 18.5.1 for Linux is designed to support the following Linux platforms:

  • Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 7.5 (64-bit version)
  • Ubuntu® 18.04 (64-bit version)

Note: Radeon™ Pro SSG is not supported with Radeon Pro Software Adrenalin Edition 18.5.1 for Linux.

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