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Thread: AMD Releases R600/700 3D Documentation

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    Default AMD Releases R600/700 3D Documentation

    Phoronix: AMD Releases R600/700 3D Documentation

    In late December, AMD had released open-source R600/700 code used to begin supporting 2D and 3D acceleration for the latest ATI graphics processors under Linux using an open-source. This code in its initial form just provided basic but fast 2D acceleration and on the 3D side was only able to draw triangles...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=NzAxNg

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    Awesome, I'm excited! Thanks for the news Phoronix.

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    when I say boom boom boom you say bam bam bam!

    go amd go go

    http://it.youtube.com/watch?v=1ldhBB...next=1&index=1

    cheers and lets celebrate with that link song
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    This is the stuff dreams are made of . Can't wait.

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    Man, can we expect anything similar from nvidia?

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    So NOW R700 becomes capable of BSD. Way to go.

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    Good, good, GOOD!

    Powerplay next, pretty please?

    Man, can we expect anything similar from nvidia?
    We can only hope at this point, but maybe they will take the step if the market pressure increases. This is a wild guess, but the netbook market (Nvidia's Ion) might be the turning point.

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    fantastic!!

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    Talking mmh... yeah... nvidia keeps sucking big and huge

    Really those guys really sucks.
    Hey! nvidia! Time to wake up! Where are the specs?!

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    Excellent. I'm no video card driver developer myself, but I do hope this helps those who are. Thankyou AMD!

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