Kernel.org: 5.2.1
sid (unstable): 4.19.37-5
buster (testing): 4.19.37-5
stretch (stable): 4.9.168-1+deb9u3
jessie (oldstable): 3.16.68-2

Debian GNU/Linux device driver check & report

ASUS: Aspire 5542G-304G50

PCI IDWorks?VendorDeviceDriverKernel
10229601Advanced Micro Devices [AMD]RS880 Host Bridge
10229603Advanced Micro Devices [AMD]RS780 PCI to PCI bridge (ext gfx port 0)
10229604Advanced Micro Devices [AMD]RS780 PCI to PCI bridge (PCIE port 0)
10229606Advanced Micro Devices [AMD]RS780 PCI to PCI bridge (PCIE port 2)
10024391YesATI Technologies IncSB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 SATA Controller [AHCI mode]ahciv2.6.25-
10024397ATI Technologies IncSB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI0 Controller
10024398ATI Technologies IncSB7x0 USB OHCI1 Controller
10024396ATI Technologies IncSB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB EHCI Controller
10024397ATI Technologies IncSB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI0 Controller
10024398ATI Technologies IncSB7x0 USB OHCI1 Controller
10024396ATI Technologies IncSB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB EHCI Controller
10024385YesATI Technologies IncSBx00 SMBus Controlleri2c-piix4v2.6.25-
10024383YesATI Technologies IncSBx00 Azalia (Intel HDA)snd-hda-intelv2.6.25-
1002439dATI Technologies IncSB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 LPC host controller
10024384ATI Technologies IncSBx00 PCI to PCI Bridge
10221200Advanced Micro Devices [AMD]Family 10h Processor HyperTransport Configuration
10221201Advanced Micro Devices [AMD]Family 10h Processor Address Map
10221202Advanced Micro Devices [AMD]Family 10h Processor DRAM Controller
10221203YesAdvanced Micro Devices [AMD]Family 10h Processor Miscellaneous Controlk10tempv2.6.33-
10221204Advanced Micro Devices [AMD]Family 10h Processor Link Control
10029553YesATI Technologies IncM92 [Mobility Radeon HD 4500/5100 Series]radeonv2.6.35-
1002aa38YesATI Technologies IncRV710/730snd-hda-intelv2.6.26-
14e41698YesBroadcom CorporationNetLink BCM5784M Gigabit Ethernet PCIetg3v2.6.25-
168c002aYesAtheros Communications Inc.AR928X Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express)ath9kv2.6.27-

Many drivers bugs before January 2010
Like sounds bugs with kernel 2.6.30. Works fine with 2.6.32.
Xorg driver "radeon" works with no 3D accel 6.12.3
Xorg driver "radeonhd" works with version 1.3.0 and later (previous version did not work)
Proprietary Xorg driver "fglrx" works fine with 9-12-1 version. (2009-12-22 20:25:55)