1. Computers
  2. Display Drivers
  3. Graphics Cards
  4. Memory
  5. Motherboards
  6. Processors
  7. Software
  8. Storage
  9. Operating Systems


Facebook RSS Twitter Twitter Google Plus


Phoronix Test Suite

OpenBenchmarking.org

X.Org XDC2013 Program Announced

X.Org

Published on 21 September 2013 12:22 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in X.Org
3 Comments

For the X.Org Developers' Conference that's happening next week, XDC2013, the program of selected talks has now been announced.

XDC2013 is part of what makes next week exciting. The annual X.Org Developers' Conference is taking place this year in Portland, Oregon and organized by some of the Intel open-source crew.

Among the interesting sessions that have made it onto the schedule for the event taking place from Monday through Wednesday include:

- CONFIG_VT killing.
- Speeding up kernel bisecting.
- Glaze as a new way to wrap OpenGL.
- X.Org Server 1.15 release planning.
- A retrospective on 20 years of Mesa.
- An update on the status of the Nouveau driver.
- The State of the X.Org Foundation.
- DRI3
- Nested X Servers with Wayland and MIr
- A GLX Rewrite
- DRI Mega Drivers
- Reverse-engineering NVIDIA Power Management
- ARM open-source graphics drivers
- A vendor-neutral OpenGL dispatching library

More details can be found on the X.Org Wiki. Remote coverage will be available on Phoronix next week.

About The Author
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 .
Latest Linux Hardware Reviews
  1. NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980: The Best GPU For Linux Gamers
  2. ROCCAT LUA: A Linux-Friendly Gaming Mouse
  3. Cheetah Mounts: The Affordable Way To Put Your TV On The Wall
  4. Scythe Mugen MAX
Latest Linux Articles
  1. Preview: Radeon Gallium3D Performance For CS:GO On Linux
  2. XWayland Linux Gaming Performance With GNOME Wayland On Fedora 21
  3. EXT4/Btrfs/XFS/F2FS Benchmarks On Linux 3.17
  4. Fedora 21 Alpha First Impressions: It's Great
Latest Linux News
  1. CS:GO For Linux Gains Better Stability, Community Server Support
  2. NVIDIA Issues Updated 340.46 Long-Lived Driver Release
  3. KDE Plasma 5.1 Now In Beta
  4. Systemd & Debian Were Most Popular In September
  5. Microsoft Announces... Windows 10 With A Start Menu
  6. Borderlands 2 Launches On Steam For Linux
  7. Debian Jessie Might Get Rid Of The kFreeBSD Port
  8. Fedora Might Try A New Scheduling Strategy For Its Releases
  9. AMD's Catalyst Working On A GLSL Shader Cache
  10. OpenMP 4.0 Offloading Is Closer For GCC 5
Latest Forum Discussions
  1. Updated and Optimized Ubuntu Free Graphics Drivers
  2. Nero CD/DVD Burning Software On Linux Is Dead
  3. New Group Calls For Boycotting Systemd
  4. FSF Issues Statement On Shellshock Bash Vulnerability
  5. X.Org Women Outreach Program Only Turns Up Two Applicants So Far
  6. X.Org Is Looking For Some Female Help
  7. Advertisements On Phoronix
  8. NVIDIA Alerts Nouveau: They're Starting To Sign/Validate GPU Firmware Images