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[SOLVED] amdgpu-pro AUR snap missing Vulkan

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[SOLVED] amdgpu-pro AUR snap missing Vulkan

Post by Kepos » Sun Aug 25, 2019 6:51 pm

Hi,

I'm testing ArcoLinux-B Deepin edition and just followed the instructions from AUR. The installation worked without a problem, but I can't find Vulkan support with

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vulkaninfo
and Steam's Proton doesn't work without.

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inxi -Fz 
shows amdgpu-pro driver installed. I had Mesa + Vulkan pre-installed before I used the AUR instructions. From other distro's I know, amdgpu-pro should have Vulkan support included.

Any hint on how to solve this? If no other option is there a way how-to de-install and to keep mesa driver?
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Re: [SOLVED] amdgpu-pro AUR snap missing Vulkan

Post by Kepos » Wed Aug 28, 2019 5:26 pm

Got the issue running on myself lately. So I just post how-to.

Checked Kernel first, as I knew the driver only works with higher then 4.15-Kernel, but I have 5.2.9 installed. Then I tried to install vulkaninfo (https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/gpu-viewer/) which brought up a conflict between 'mesa-demo' and 'glxinfo'. De-installed 'glxinfo' and so I got vulkaninfo and additionally now the requested vulkan driver up and running.

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Re: [SOLVED] amdgpu-pro AUR snap missing Vulkan

Post by erikdubois » Thu Sep 26, 2019 7:50 am

thanks for sharing the knowledge
Learn, have fun and enjoy.
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use the tutorials on https://www.youtube.com/erikdubois
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