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March 2012 News Archives

Tizen SDK Beta, Source Code Available

ClearOS 6.2 Moves A Step Closer To Release

XBMC 11 Eden Nears Final Release

GCC 4.6.3 Released With 70+ Fixes

Fedora, Red Hat Working On "Project Lumberjack"

PHP 5.4 Release Brings Many Changes

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Beta 1 Released

AMD Is Still Struggling With HD 7000 On Catalyst

It's Time To Start Thinking About GCC 4.8

X Input 2.2 Is Ready To Be Touched

KDE's New Web Browser Hits 0.9 Stable

Nouveau Driver Improves Buffer Swapping

There Might Be A New Linux DRM Driver

ClickPad Support For The Synaptics Driver

GCC 4.7 Release Candidate 1 Offers Many Changes

Linux 3.3-rc6: The Final Might Be One Week Away

Fog: A High-Performance Alternative To Cairo

X.Org Board Elections Get Underway Tomorrow

Firefox May Support LLVMpipe For WebGL

MythTV 0.25 Will Finally Be Released Next Month

X.Org Server 1.12 Released With Multi-Touch

Linux 2.6.32 Kernel Is Nearing An End

Phalanger: Stuffing PHP With Mono, .NET

LLVM's Clang Is Almost Good Enough For Debian

AMD Launches Pitcairn GPUs, Open-Source Not There

Turning Mesa Into JavaScript For The Web?

Radeon Gallium3D Now Sort Of Works For OpenCL

Qt 5.0 Alpha Is Just About Two Weeks Away

CodeWeavers Unveils Wine 1.4-based CrossOver XI

A Java-Based X11 Server Comes To Android

Plugging X.Org GPU Hot-Plugging Into Mainline

NVIDIA Is Joining The Linux Foundation

A New OpenCL Back-End For LLVM Is Published

How-To Bang On VIA Hardware With Linux KMS

Bringing Up Advancements In Compiler Testing

Wine 1.4 Officially Released After Two Years

AMD Catalyst 12.2 For Linux Brings Few Changes

Unigine Releases New Heaven For Linux

AMD Radeon HD 7950 Running On Linux

Linux 3.4 Kernel Will Gain More Android Patches

New evdev Handles Multi-Touch, Smooth Scrolling

Open-Source Skype Effort Is Dormant Or Dead

VMware's Linux 3D Guest Driver Is Ready

Linux 3.4 Kernel Will Support Intel Medfield Graphics

Xonotic 0.6 Offers Impressive Game Improvements

APITrace 3.0 Brings Graphics Tracing Goodness

Intel Preparing GLSL 1.40 Support For Mesa

Say Hello To Julia, A New LLVM-Based Project

Radeon UVD Support Going Through Code Review

FUSE For FreeBSD Nearing Completion

The Linux 3.3 Kernel Is Not Yet Ready

What's Left For LLVMpipe Before OpenGL 3.0

DRM Work Piling Up For The Linux 3.4 Kernel

X.Org's XDS2012 Will Celebrate 25 Years Of X11

Top Features Of The Linux 3.3 Kernel

DirectFB 1.6 Is Coming Soon While 2.0 Is Far-Out

Enesim: A Flexible, Extensible Graphics Framework

Silicon Motion Has Open-Source Driver, But Fails

DragonflyBSD 3.0 Performance Benchmarks

Samsung Has G2D Driver, Virtual Display For Linux 3.4

Making Compiler, Disk Testing More Reproducible

Wayland's Weston Lands In Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

NetBSD 6.0 Moves Close With Beta Release

Half-Life 2 Benchmarks On Linux Are Imminent

The Synaptics Driver That Does Multi-Touch, ClickPads

Ubuntu Plans To Drop Non-SMP PowerPC Support

GCC 4.7 RC2 Released; The State Of C99 Support

Fedora Wants Your Help To Improve GNOME's Shell

LM_Sensors 3.3.2 Brings Linux Sensor Improvements

Wayland Is Not For End-Users In Ubuntu 12.04

Cinnamon 1.4 Brings Back More GNOME2 Memories

KDE Spark Tablet Is No More, Now It's Vivaldi

The Prominent Changes For The GCC 4.7 Compiler

PulseAudio 2.0 Is Set To Be Released Very Soon

Released: 0 A.D. Alpha 9 Ides of March

X.Org Foundation Elects New Board Members

Canonical Publishes Apple Hybrid Graphics Driver

Multi-GPU, Remote Wayland Might Be Summer Work

Wine 1.5.0 Released, Begins Bringing Back Changes

Wasteland 2 Looks Towards Linux Client

Kubuntu 12.04 To Drop KDE Support For Firefox

X.Org Was Not Accepted To GSoC 2012

NVIDIA Tegra 3 Makes For Fast Ubuntu On ARM

Ryan "Icculus" Gordon Will Be Speaking In Two Weeks

How To Begin Using OpenCL With Radeon Gallium3D

New Intel Hardware Context Support Patches

Whoops, There's A Big Problem For Wayland GTK+

Linux 3.3 Kernel Officially Released

Phoronix Test Suite 3.8-Bygland Officially Arrives

Talk Of GCC 5.0 To Be Modular, More Like LLVM

A New Humble Bundle Launches Today

New Power Management Phases For Linux 3.4 Kernel

Intel Haswell Graphics Code Begins Appearing

Naming Fedora 18, The Beefy Miracle Successor

Direct Rendering For Qt Compositor & More

Mesa 8.1-devel Performance With Intel's DRI Driver

openSUSE 12.2 Will Bring Plymouth, GRUB2, GCC 4.7

Fedora 18 Picks Up New Features, Rejects Systemd-Journal

Dear Esther: A Source Engine Game On Linux

AMD Publishes Open-Source HD 7000, Trinity Code

KDevelop 4.3 Does Basic C++11

Will H.264 Codec Support Come To Fedora? Nope.

Wubi Is Likely To Wobble Back In Ubuntu

A Linux Game That's Still Not Selling Well

Linux Kernel May Gain VMUFAT File-System Support

Intel Valley View: Atom SoC With Ivy Bridge Graphics

Intel Publishes More Haswell Graphics Driver Code

An Extremely Large Patch Hits The X.Org Server

LLVM 3.1 Will Be Released In May

GCC Turns 25 Years Old, GCC 4.7 Released

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 "Kepler" On Linux?

Nouveau Project Has Huge Surprises Today

Ubuntu Continues With Upstart, Releases v1.5

The Main DRM Pull Hits The Linux 3.4 Kernel

NVIDIA Releases 295.33; Kepler Gallium3D Soon

Mono 2.11 Release Brings Many Changes

Gallium3D Compute Infrastructure Is On Approach

PCI-E ASPM Change For The Linux 3.4 Kernel

Setting Up A Xen Graphics Card Pass-Through

Intel Core i7 AVX GCC Compiler Tuning Results

Early AMD Catalyst 12.3 Linux Drivers Seep Out

Btrfs & Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

New Enlightenment EFL Package Releases

Open Source Tools for Game Development

Intel Remains Confident In Fixed-Up RC6

XBMC 11.0 Eden Brings Many Multimedia Changes

A New BFS "Smoking" Scheduler For Linux 3.3

Trying Out Wayland With Rebecca Black

Suldal, GeForce GTX 680, NVIDIA Tegra 3 On Linux

Cairo 1.12 Released With Major New Features

AMD R600 LLVM Back-End Called For Inclusion

The Latest Humble Bundle Grows In Size

Interesting Features Of GNOME 3.4

Skype Open-Source Back In Action, Breaks v5.5

KDrive, Xnest, Xvfb Called For Removal From X.Org

Intel Looks To Be Working On Open-Source GPGPU

XWayland Updated Against X.Org Server 1.12

Overgrowth For Linux Is Almost Ready

Fedora Is Still Unsure About ARM Support

KMSCON: A DRM-Based Terminal Emulator

GNOME 3.4.0 Officially Released

AMD Catalyst 12.3 For Linux Officially Released

On Old Hardware, Think Twice About Ubuntu 12.04

OMAP, Radeon, Valley View Linux DRM Updates

Fedora Needs Your Help Hitting On GNOME Software Rendering

xf86-video-ati 6.14.4 Has New Features

Topics For Next Week's Linux Foundation Summit

Microsoft's Lessons Learned From Linux

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Beta 2 Officially Released

Gdev: A Competitive Open-Source CUDA Implementation

Qt 5.0 On Apple iOS Might Be In Trouble

Last Minute For Linux 3.4: DMA-BUF PRIME Support

DRM Render-Nodes Work Back Underway

A Message From Valve's Gabe Newell

Qualcomm Clarifies Killing Proprietary Drivers

Wine 1.5.1 Likes Its Built-In JavaScript

Btrfs In Linux 3.4 Kernel Has Big Changes

Best & Worst Case Power Usage On Ubuntu 12.04

Cairo 1.12 Is A Good Performance Story

StarPU: Hybrid CPU/GPU Task Programming

X.Org GSoC Is Indeed Dead, But There Is EVoC

Adobe Issues Final Linux Flash Player Release

Will Nouveau Driver Impact Ubuntu 12.04's Battery?

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