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    AMD Radeon HD 8570m

    Hello to all, I am using Linux for a long time and I've tried to install Freebsd on Lenovo G500 laptop. I've used desktop-installer script, my Lenovo has 2 gpus, one is Intel HD 4000 and 2nd one is AMD Radeon HD 8570m, But I cant get it to work. Has someone had luck with this HW? I am grateful...
  2. HD Scania

    Solved How much it's worth to wait for Ryzen 6800G APU's for FreeBSD?

    I decided to plan for building a custom PC whose motherboard is MSi, and whose AMD processor is maybe sth like Ryzen 6800G APU (due to my intention not requiring any discrete graphics) about to be available at about late January, which starts supporting DDR5 RAM's since then And i'm about to...
  3. F

    Solved Can't adjust brightness AMD Ryzen with Vega graphics

    Updated: solved thanks to the info at this message I've been messing around with this laptop (Thinkpad E495) and FreeBSD since last year. While using the 13.0-CURRENT version until march, I was able to change the screen brightness via: $ doas sysctl...
  4. D

    AMD R7 4700H: Trouble starting X. No devices connected, no screens found.

    Hi, I am having some difficulties trying to setup and run X on my laptop. I've followed this guide from the forum to set it up, and viewed many different related threads, but still can't solve the issue. I've pasted below the output log while trying to run startx, and also my config file. I've...
  5. B

    Solved FreeBSD 13 - AMD (RX560) Graphics and no higher Terminal-Screenresolution

    Hello, I installed FreeBSD13 on a Mac Pro 2010. Everthing is ok, but the shell/terminal resolution is not ok. 1. The drm driver (drm-fbs13-kmod) is installed (via pkg) and loaded, the boot message shows everything is ok. 2. The driver for Xorg (xf86-video-amdgpu) is installed and configured...
  6. G

    amd (radeonkms) mesa-dri built for hardware accelaration - new to this !

    I'm trying to built mesa-dri from ports to have hardware acceleration in an amd (caicos family gpu) with radeonkms driver. The problem is that there is no option to select VDPAU and VAAPI in the menus during the built. I manage to have mesa-dri but with no acceleration and this after a very long...
  7. P

    AMD Ryzen 7 and Vega10 support?

    Hi Everyone, I have a ThinkPad X395 which comes with: AMD Ryzen 7 Pro 3700U Processor AMD Radeon Vega10 Graphics I am currently running Ubuntu 20.04LTS and not very happy with the experience. I would like to use FreeBSD on this laptop and was wondering if it supports the Ryzen and Vega chips...
  8. fel1x

    How to install Wayland?

    First of all, where is wayland forum(there's X.Org forum, but I couldn't find wayland forum) Do I need to instal xorg to use wayland or I should install wayland only? What's the name of wayland pkg? Just 'sudo pkg install wayland"? The sequence how to install gnome on wayland Is Nvidia is better...
  9. michszcz

    Crash on boot with vega 8 and drm-kmod on 12.1-RELEASE

    Hello! I've recently decided I'll try out freebsd as a desktop OS but i've run into a problem with graphic drivers. So, I followed the wiki page instructions (i. e. installed drm-kmod and added 'kld_load="amdgpu"' to /etc/rc.conf) and when rebooting, i get some boot log then it tries to load...
  10. J

    Solved Support for AMD R9 380X

    Hi, I am very close to installing FreeBSD on my desktop, but as someone who also uses their GPU a fair amount, I was wondering if the amd r9 380x is supported in the latest FreeBSD release, please? I looked at the docs about GPUs but cannot find a concrete answer. Maybe I am looking in the wrong...
  11. clawhammer

    ryzen 3 2200g vega 8 graphics

    I cant seem to get this to work as after i install the drm-kmod and add kld_list="amdgpu" to rc.conf after the freebsd boot screen the monitor go blank. turning off the frame buffer doesnt help.
  12. A

    Help to enable backlight on AMD APU?

    I have recently been trying to get FreeBSD setup on my HP Pavilion 15-p051us laptop with an AMD A10-5745M APU. Everything is working except for backlight control via the acpi_video module. I found the HP Envy Touchsmart page (, which has the...
  13. W

    cannot load Nvidia driver(Nvidia + AMD)

    Hello all, I have two video cards in my system, an Nvidia 9500GT(to which my two monitors are connected), and a Radeon RX580(no monitors connected to this one). The reason for this, is that I intend to use GPU pass-through for a Windows VM. Anyways, I installed nvidia-driver-340 and enabled...
  14. R

    X fails with AMD integrated graphics, "/dev/dri/card0: No such file or directory"

    I am trying to get X running on an AMD board with integrated graphics. I increased the graphics memory from 64MB to 256MB. This is a fresh install of FreeBSD 11.2, there is no xorg.conf file and I try using startx. rh@lark2:~ % pciconf -lv | grep -B 4 VGA vgapci0@pci0:0:1:0: class=0x030000...
  15. fusion809

    No sound in 11.2, is there per chance an AMD FreeBSD sound driver?

    Hi, Sound doesn't work on my FreeBSD 11.2 desktop; I'm presently typing this from openSUSE Tumbleweed (Linux) on the same PC so here's the output of lspci: If I run lspci | grep -i audio (which I'm running to give what I think is...
  16. PacketMan

    My new Ryzen 5 1600 machine - Journey begins

    Got my new FreeBSD machine built (sort of), woo hoo! dmesg | grep AMD CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 1600 Six-Core Processor (3194.09-MHz K8-class CPU) Origin="AuthenticAMD" Id=0x800f11 Family=0x17 Model=0x1 Stepping=1 AMD Features=0x2e500800<SYSCALL,NX,MMX+,FFXSR,Page1GB,RDTSCP,LM> AMD...
  17. rigoletto@

    DragonFly master now runs on the Threadripper 2990WX.

  18. fhajji

    OpenCL with AMD Radeon RX580 segfaults

    Hello, I'm trying to run some OpenCL programs but I keep getting segfaults. This is on FreeBSD 11.2, using an AMD Radeon RX580 with the amdgpu driver and drm-next-kmod. I have no problems with this GPU running Xorg and OpenGL programs. But OpenCL is kind of broken, or works only partially. I...
  19. fender0107401

    Is that fine to run FreeBSD with AMD Ryzen 3 2200G?

    I am trying to buy a new system. This new system will run PostgreSQL as a database server. I really hope FreeBSD can be the operating system, but I am not sure about the AMD Ryzen 3 2200G chipset.
  20. S

    Need to install GUI for FreeBSD on AMD Myrtle board

    Hi All, I am trying to setup GUI for FreeBSD which is installed on AMD Myrtle board,but no luck. I tried all the possible ways which is mentioned in official docs but no luck. Please let me know if anything else required to debug or to...