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Mesa 9.2 Is Planned For Release Next Week

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Published on 23 August 2013 12:09 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Mesa
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Mesa 9.2 was originally planned for release yesterday, but that didn't happen, and the new plan is to release next week.

After forgetting to do release candidates, one RC came on Monday and Intel's Ian Romanick decided to do an RC2 on Thursday rather than the final release.

Ian now hopes to release Mesa 9.2 final next week Tuesday, 27 August, per the release announcement.

Mesa 9.2 has many performance improvements but isn't a state for all Linux desktop users particularly with its belated OpenGL support.

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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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