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Ubuntu Defaults To Intel Kernel Mode-Setting

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Published on 23 June 2009 08:19 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Ubuntu
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Canonical's X.Org guy, Bryce Harrington, has announced the switch to using Intel kernel mode-setting by default beginning with the new Linux 2.6.30 kernel update that was just committed to the Ubuntu 9.10 "Karmic Koala" repository. Cheers! For those unfamiliar with what Intel kernel mode-setting means or would like more information, check out the mailing list announcement.

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