Article Number
RN-RAD-LIN-18-50-UNIFIED

Release Date: April 1st 2019

This article provides information on the latest version of Radeon™ Software for Linux®.

Radeon™ Software for Linux® 18.50 Highlights

  • Provides support for AMD Radeon™ VII graphics
  • Provides support for RHEL 7.6 / CentOS 7.6

Fixed Issues

  • Updates for Radeon VII SMU firmware
  • Enabled SRAM ECC for Radeon VII
  • Marketing name updates for Radeon VII and Lexa Pro cards.

Known Issues

  • In a multi-GPU system, displays connected to the secondary GPU might not light up on RHEL 7.6 – Redhat is already aware of this issue.
  • Crashes are observed while running several piglit tests under Ubuntu 16.04.4

Package Contents

  • AMDGPU All-Open and AMDGPU-Pro Driver

Radeon™ Software for Linux® can be downloaded from the following links:

By clicking the Download button, you are confirming that you have read and agreed to be bound by the terms and conditions of the End User License Agreement (“EULA”) linked to this note for use of AMD Proprietary OpenGL, OpenCL™, and Vulkan™ drivers provided by this download.  Open source software is also provided and is subject to the terms and conditions of the licenses included with such software.  If you do not agree to the terms and conditions of these licenses, you do not have a license to any of the AMD software provided by this download.

Installing Radeon™ Software for Linux®

For detailed instructions on how to install or uninstall Radeon™ Software for Linux®, please refer to our readthedocs.io documentation:

You can also find these instructions by extracting the downloaded archive, and opening /doc/index.html in your browser.

To use the Vulkan driver in this stack, Vulkan SDK version v1.1.82.0 needs to be installed. The SDK can be downloaded from: https://vulkan.lunarg.com/sdk/home


AMD Radeon™ Product Family Compatibility

Radeon™ Software for Linux® is compatible with the following AMD products.

AMD Product Family Compatibility

AMD Radeon™ VII Graphics​

AMD Radeon™ Pro WX-series​

AMD Radeon™ RX Vega Series Graphics​

AMD Radeon™ Pro WX 9100​

AMD Radeon™ Vega Frontier Edition

AMD Radeon™ Pro WX 8200

AMD Radeon™ RX 550/560/570/580/590 Series Graphics

AMD FirePro™ W9100

AMD Radeon™ RX 460/470/480 Graphics

AMD FirePro™ W8100​

AMD Radeon™ Pro Duo

​​AMD FirePro™ W7100

AMD Radeon™ R9 Fury/Fury X/Nano Graphics

AMD FirePro™ W5100

AMD Radeon™ R9 380/380X/390/390X Graphics

AMD FirePro™ W4300

AMD Radeon™ R9 285/290/290X Graphics

AMD FirePro™ W4100

AMD Radeon™ R7 240/250/250X/260/260X/350

AMD FirePro™ W2100​

AMD Radeon™ HD7700/7800/8500/8600

​AMD FirePro™ W600

​AMD Radeon™ R9 360 Graphics

AMD FirePro™ S-Series

​AMD Radeon™ R5 340

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Compatible 64-bit Operating Systems

  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 7.6
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 6.10
  • CentOS 7.6
  • CentOS 6.10
  • Ubuntu 18.04.1
  • SLED/SLES 15

 

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