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Jan
27th

RTG Announces Radeon Open Compute Platform

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

Fresh off this morning’s launch of GPUOpen, Radeon Technologies Group has announced the Radeon Open Compute initial release.


Jan
14th

Nvidia Releases New Beta Driver for Linux with Support for New GPUs

Author: Softpedia | Files under syndicated

Nvidia has released a new update for the Linux drivers, but it’s a small upgrade that only brings support for a couple of new GPUs. Keeping track of all the Nvidia branches for Linux drivers is becoming a hassle, especially if you are a gamer. Usually, game developers recommend that…


Jan
6th

An Interesting Difference Between AMD & NVIDIA Linux Drivers When Comparing System Usage

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

When running the tests recently for the NVIDIA Linux Driver 2015 Year-in-Review and How AMD’s Proprietary Linux Driver Evolved In 2015, I also ran some extra tests comparing the AMD Radeon Software 15.12 and NVIDIA 358.16 proprietary drivers…


Dec
22nd

NVIDIA Open-Source Christmas Present: Some Documentation

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

It seems a few days ago NVIDIA quietly released some documentation to help open-source driver developers working on Nouveau.


Dec
4th

Etnaviv DRM Driver Steps Closer To Mainline Linux Kernel

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

It’s been a while since hearing anything new on Etnaviv, the open-source reverse-engineered DRM driver for supporting the ARM-based Vivante GPUs. That changed this morning with revised patches being sent out for this driver as it looks to be pulled int…


Dec
1st

Intel Lands First Round Of Graphics Work For Linux 4.5, Includes Kaby Lake

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

The first batch of Intel DRM graphics driver changes targeting the Linux 4.5 kernel have landed into DRM-Next…


Nov
24th

Radeon Software Crimson Driver 15.11 for Linux Is Out and It’s the Same as Catalyst

Author: Softpedia | Files under syndicated

The new Radeon Software Crimson Driver from AMD has been released for the Linux platform as well, but it looks like the Linux users will have to wait a little bit more for the new UI or other features. Numerous users, including myself, were excited to …


Nov
20th

Nouveau Kepler Re-Clocking Is Working A Lot Better On Linux 4.4

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

With the in-development Linux 4.4 kernel, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 600/700 series (Kepler) graphics cards are manually re-clocking a lot better to allow better performance on this unofficial NVIDIA Linux driver.


Nov
13th

Wine 1.7.55 Adds The PulseAudio Driver

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

Wine 1.7.55 was released this morning with some exciting changes…


Nov
13th

AMD Tonga & Fiji Open-Source Performance Boosted By PowerPlay Patches

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

Yesterday AMD finally posted power management support for the AMDGPU DRM kernel driver when it comes to supported discrete graphics cards like Tonga and Fiji. I’ve been testing these PowerPlay Linux patches since yesterday to great success. In this art…