Nouveau Open-Source NVIDIA Tests On Linux 4.8, Mesa 12.1-dev
Written by Michael Larabel in Display Drivers on 23 August 2016. Page 4 of 4. 77 Comments

At least OpenArena is easily playable on Nouveau.

Well, those are the latest Nouveau open-source NVIDIA Linux benchmark results from the 4.8 kernel and Mesa 12.1-dev if you've been curious about the current state of this driver.

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