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NVIDIA 2012 Linux Graphics Driver Year-In-Review

Michael Larabel

Published on 21 December 2012
Written by Michael Larabel
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The benchmarking in this article was done from a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 "Fermi" graphics card since it's been well-supported all year compared to the GeForce 600 Kepler support was still coming together early on in the year. Like the AMD 2012 Year-In-Review, Ubuntu 11.10 was used for maintaining X.Org Server and Linux kernel compatibility with the older driver releases.

All Linux OpenGL benchmarking was handled via the Phoronix Test Suite.

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