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GNU Linux-libre 4.3 Warns Of Intel Skylake Sound, New AMDGPU Blobs

Building off yesterday's release of Linux 4.3 is now the GNU Linux-libre 4.3 kernel. As usual, the GNU Linux-libre kernel strips-out/disables code from the mainline Linux kernel that depends upon binary-only firmware/microcode files and other non-free components.

2 November 2015 - GNU Linux-libre 4.3-gnu - 23 Comments
GNU Scientific Library 2.0 Adds New Features

GNU Scientific Library is a collection of numerical computing routines written in C. GNU Scientific Library 2.0 was declared this weekend over a number of internal code changes, including some API changes.

1 November 2015 - GSL 2.0 - 5 Comments
A Developer Is Going To Focus On Improving GNU Hurd's Hardware Support

As explained recently in The Current State Of Debian GNU Hurd, PC hardware support by GNU Hurd is pretty piss poor right now with no support for USB yet, sound support being in its early stages, and 64-bit support just being started. However, a developer is hoping to work on improving hardware support for Hurd.

20 September 2015 - GNU Hurd Hardware - 15 Comments
GNU ddrescue 1.20 Has Many Changes

Version 1.20 of ddrescue was released today as the latest version of this GNU recovery tool for trying to rescue good parts of a file or block device in case of read errors.

14 September 2015 - ddrescue - Add A Comment
GCC 5.2 Will Come In Two To Three Months

GCC 5 was formally released this week with under their new versioning scheme the initial stable release being GCC 5.1. GCC 6.0 is now in development as the next major release due out in about one year's time while the next GCC 5 point release will be GCC 5.2.

25 April 2015 - GCC 5.2 - 8 Comments

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