Update (Nov 8): The xf86-video-intel 2.1.99 announcement has now been made on the X.Org mailing list. From this announcement, the Intel 2.2 driver is designed for X server 1.4.x, Mesa 7.0, and the latest DRM. Aside from the EXA highlight we mentioned, xf86-video-intel 2.2 is the first Intel driver release to support a tiled front buffer and frame-buffer compression. Also included with this release will be improved back-light support and additional TV-Out properties.
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