Step-by-step AMDGPU Pro Ubuntu 19.04 Installation Guide

March 26, 2019 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install AMDGPU on Ubuntu 19.04

You Are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install AMDGPU-PRO Driver in Ubuntu 19.04 Disco GNU/Linux.

And AMDGPU Pro for Ubuntu 19.04 includes the AMD Proprietary OpenGL, OpenCL, and Vulkan Drivers.

How to Install AMDGPU on Ubuntu 19.04 Disco - Featured
  1. 1. Launching Shell Emulator

    Open a Terminal window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install AMDGPU on Ubuntu 19.04 Disco - Open Terminal Shell Emulator
  2. 2. Checking System

    Now Check if Already Installed with

    dpkg -l amdgpu-pro

  3. 3. Downloading AMDGPU for Ubuntu

    Download AMDGPU for Ubuntu GNU/Linux

    Get AMDGPU tar.xz for Ubuntu

    If possible Select directly “Open with Archive Manager”!

  4. 4. Extracting AMDGPU Archive

    Then Extract AMDGPU tar.xz into /tmp Directory
    If it does Not Open automatically then Double-Click on File Manager

    How to Install AMDGPU on Ubuntu 19.04 Disco - Extracting
    Or from Command Line:

    tar xvf ~/Downloads/amdgpu-pro*.tar.xz -C /tmp/

  5. 5. Fixing Installation Script

    Then Follow Instruction to Fix Installer:

    AMDGPU Script Fix
  6. 6. Installing AMDGPU-PRO

    First Access Target directory:

    cd && cd Downloads/amd*

    (But if Downloaded with Firefox it may be instead into the /tmp/mozilla* Folder…)
    So to Verify it’s there List the Directory Contents with:

    ls . | grep amdgpu

    Now to Set up AMDGPU Run Installer:

    sudo ./amdgpu-pro-install -y

    Finally, Reboot:

    sudo reboot

  7. 7. Configuring for Vulkan

    Finally, Only for Vulkan Driver:

    sudo usermod -a -G video $LOGNAME

    And Check the Setup is successful with:


  8. So Now I’m truly Happy if My Guide could Help You to Install AMDGPU Driver in Ubuntu 19.04!

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