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Intel 2.21.15 X.Org Driver Has PRIME, BSD Fixes

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Published on 21 August 2013 12:11 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Intel
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Chris Wilson has released another point update to the xf86-video-intel DDX.

The changes centered around today's xf86-video-intel 2.21.15 are build fixes for BSD operating systems with alternate compilers, including older GCC releases, and a critical fix for some PRIME DRI2 buffer sharing setups.

This release also has the initial framework support for a hosted X environment, RGB overlay support for Ironlake generation and newer, and various other tweaks and fixes.

More details on the xf86-video-intel 2.21.15 release can be found via this Git commit.

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