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AMD Catalyst 14.12 Linux Driver Released -- Huge Update!
Today's Catalyst 14.12 for Linux delivers OpenCL 2.0 support, VA-API video decoding with H.264/VC-1/MPEG-2/MPEG-4 format support, and distribution-specific packages offered at AMD.com for Ubuntu and Red Hat. There's also many bug fixes, support for modern kernel versions / xorg-server, potential performance improvements, and a range of other work.
Download the Catalyst "Omega" Linux driver at AMD.com. Stay tuned for benchmarks on Phoronix.