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Watch How NVIDIA & Valve Ported Source To Linux

Valve

Published on 06 April 2013 09:48 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Valve
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Curious how NVIDIA Corp and Valve Software brought the Source Engine to Linux and their game porting lessons learned?

Earlier this week I wrote about the NVIDIA and Valve sharing their lessons in porting Source to Linux. That article drew a fair amount of interest from the many Linux enthusiasts and Linux gamers reading Phoronix. Questions were raised whether there was a video recording of the presentation to shed additional light on the matter.

Tom's Hardware has now posted a video/audio recording to YouTube of this joint presentation done in March by Valve and NVIDIA. Embedded below is the video for easy viewing.


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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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