Package Base Details: amdgpu-pro-installer

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Submitter: LEW21
Maintainer: Ashark
Last Packager: Ashark
Votes: 98
Popularity: 2.15
First Submitted: 2016-03-28 22:44
Last Updated: 2021-01-28 03:27

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Ashark commented on 2019-12-09 20:52

PKGBUILD generator is located here:

AMDGPU PRO wiki page:

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kode54 commented on 2020-03-29 04:58

How many of the packages have you installed? I only installed:


Using an RX 480. I’ve also kind of stopped using Linux for now, since within 20 minutes of booting I now get a pcie bus error with my gpu and kernel panic.

naetherm commented on 2020-03-28 05:55

@kode54: Really? I'm also using gdm without any problems.

kode54 commented on 2020-03-27 06:52

@naetherm I still can't make the libgl packages work with gdm, logging out of my desktop after installing them results in gdm crashing itself. The Vulkan drivers work, as do the Orca OpenCL drivers.

naetherm commented on 2020-03-26 06:39

In the last days AMD released an early preview of 20.10 drivers, available here:

I've updated the PKGBUILD of this package. Installation is working fine for me. Available here:

But be careful when trying: Maybe I've missed something or have overlooked something.

kode54 commented on 2020-03-26 01:11

Naetherm's PKGBUILD needed a bit of modification. Also, in my personal setup, I've removed the PKG_EXT override, since zstd compression has very little overhead on the process compared to the old default of xz.

I still can't make my desktop manager work or desktop log in with the libGL packages installed, so I've just decided to not bother with those for now.

apaz commented on 2020-03-02 09:16

In Ashark's PKGBUILD I noticed that the /19.50/ directory is missing in the source path. Could this be what is compromising the installation? Naetherm's PKGBUILD has it. Another difference is: backup=(etc/amd/amdapfxx.blb) Which in Naetherm is: backup=(etc/gbm/gbm.conf) Why the difference?

hedgepigdaniel commented on 2020-02-20 13:05

for what it's worth, @naetherm 's patched PKGBUILD worked fine for my purpose which was to use the AMFh.264 encoder in ffmpeg. 19.30 did not work on my 5600XT (encoded video was black).

Posich commented on 2020-02-08 04:07

19.50 won't work for me. Tried a few things but troubleshooting is witch-craft at best to me.

I had to modify the PKGBUILD you posted to get pacman to allow the install:


package_lib32-amdgpu-pro-libGL () {
# extra_commands:

I added:

rm "${pkgdir}"/opt/amdgpu/share/drirc.d/10-amdgpu-pro.conf

Otherwise it came into conflict with the non-lib32 version because they both try to install that file.

Also have to delete some library symlink under /opt that's left behind after uninstalling the 19.30 packages. I forget which lib, pacman names it when I try installing with 'pacman -U *.pkg.tar'

After installation I did 'systemctl disable sddm' before rebooting so I'd get a terminal, which I'm sure isn't nmecessary but my luck with things like this tends to lean to catastrophe so I wanted to boot to a terminal for safety.

'systemctl start sddm' resulted in a crash. The only Xorg log I know to check(like I said, it's witchcraft to me), is /var/log/Xorg.0.log which the relevant bit seems to be(I'm running two GPUs BTW, the onboard intel and a Radeon RX 5700XT for a dual monitor setup):

[    29.547] (II) Initializing extension DRI2
[    29.549] (EE) intel(G0): sna_mode_shutdown_crtc: invalid state found on pipe 0, disabling CRTC:45
[    29.555] (EE) 
[    29.555] (EE) Backtrace:
[    29.555] (EE) 0: /usr/lib/Xorg (xorg_backtrace+0x4d) [0x556359ded76d]
[    29.555] (EE) 1: /usr/lib/Xorg (0x556359d3a000+0xa9cf8) [0x556359de3cf8]
[    29.555] (EE) 2: /usr/lib/ (0x7f331f5b7000+0x3bfb0) [0x7f331f5f2fb0]
[    29.555] (EE) 3: /usr/lib/ (amdgpu_bo_export+0x9e) [0x7f331e46204e]
[    29.555] (EE) 4: /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/dri/ (0x7f32cca39000+0x1637b53) [0x7f32ce070b53]
[    29.555] (EE) 5: /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/dri/ (0x7f32cca39000+0x13ab833) [0x7f32cdde4833]
[    29.555] (EE) 6: /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/dri/ (0x7f32cca39000+0x13bd7dd) [0x7f32cddf67dd]
[    29.555] (EE) 7: /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/dri/ (0x7f32cca39000+0x12317af) [0x7f32cdc6a7af]
[    29.555] (EE) 8: /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/dri/ (eglCreateImageKHR+0x483) [0x7f32cdd33f33]
[    29.555] (EE) 9: /usr/lib/xorg/modules/ (glamor_egl_create_textured_pixmap_from_gbm_bo+0x90) [0x7f331b3934b0]
[    29.555] (EE) 10: /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/ (0x7f331f780000+0x1bd7e) [0x7f331f79bd7e]
[    29.555] (EE) 11: /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/ (0x7f331f780000+0xee30) [0x7f331f78ee30]
[    29.555] (EE) 12: /usr/lib/Xorg (0x556359d3a000+0x67e9b) [0x556359da1e9b]
[    29.555] (EE) 13: /usr/lib/Xorg (0x556359d3a000+0x385b8) [0x556359d725b8]
[    29.555] (EE) 14: /usr/lib/ (__libc_start_main+0xf3) [0x7f331f5de153]
[    29.555] (EE) 15: /usr/lib/Xorg (_start+0x2e) [0x556359d733be]
[    29.555] (EE) 
[    29.555] (EE) Segmentation fault at address 0x10
[    29.555] (EE) 
Fatal server error:
[    29.555] (EE) Caught signal 11 (Segmentation fault). Server aborting
[    29.555] (EE) 
[    29.555] (EE) 
Please consult the The X.Org Foundation support 
     at <>
 for help. 
[    29.555] (EE) Please also check the log file at "/var/log/Xorg.0.log" for additional information.
[    29.555] (EE) 
[    29.555] (II) AIGLX: Suspending AIGLX clients for VT switch
[    29.610] (EE) Server terminated with error (1). Closing log file.

The full log is at

Sorry if that's not very helpful. I used to be better at tracking down issues like this but ADD doesn't let me stay on one hobby for very long and I forgot most of what I knew back then. :(

Let me know if there's any more info I could provide.

apaz commented on 2020-02-04 16:50

It's not working for me either, it doesn't start XOrg and I have to switch to the shell. Many errors "display not recognized" (and sddm), but without being able to determine the exact cause.

Ashark commented on 2020-02-04 09:40

@apaz, install files are in the same repository. At the moment, they are not different from the same files in AUR. But anyway, 19.50 version is not working for me.