Mesa News Archives
Getting Started With Mesa Development This Weekend

It seems more and more independent developers are interested in getting involved in Mesa open-source graphics driver development, but aren't really sure where to start or what are some easy tasks to get started.

17 April 2016 - Newbie Tasks - 7 Comments
RadeonSI Compute Shader Patches Revised

For those anxious to see compute shaders for then having OpenGL 4.3 support by the RadeonSI Gallium3D driver for GCN GPUs, the latest patches have been published.

13 April 2016 - RadeonSI Compute Shaders - 40 Comments
RadeonSI Now Officially At OpenGL 4.2 Compliance

As the last update of the day from AMD RadeonSI Gallium3D Is Now Incredibly Close To OpenGL 4.3, things are looking great with RadeonSI soon hitting OpenGL 4.3 but today the latest commits have now verified the OpenGL 4.2 compliance.

12 April 2016 - With Latest LLVM - 39 Comments
Mesa 11.2.0 Has Been Officially Released

Mesa 11.2 is arriving a month late, but it's now available this morning as the latest ~3 month update for the project. Mesa 11.2 does have many improvements, but it doesn't advance the OpenCL core support level for any of the prominent hardware drivers.

4 April 2016 - Mesa 11.2 - 14 Comments
The Intel Mesa Driver Is Getting Incredibly Close To Nailing OpenGL 4.3

While the open-source Intel Mesa Linux graphics driver yet doesn't expose OpenGL 4.0 compliance for missing out on FP64 support, as written earlier this week, that code is about ready for its review and could land in Mesa soon. Once that's out of the way, Intel's Mesa driver is stomping very close to OpenGL 4.3 compliance and another GL 4.3 extension was enabled today.

3 March 2016 - Intel Mesa DRI - 16 Comments

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