Intel Has More Code Readied For The Linux 4.5 Kernel
Written by Michael Larabel in Intel on 12 December 2015 at 07:43 AM EST. Add A Comment
INTEL --
Intel has already queued up a lot of DRM graphics driver changes for Linux 4.5 and now they've sent out a DRM-Next pull request for another serving of updates for this next kernel cycle.

Daniel Vetter on Friday sent in more drm-inte-next fixes to David Airlie for DRM-Next, which in turn will go into Linux 4.5. The latest work here are more Panel Self Refresh (PSR) fixes, FIFO underrun fixes, runtime power management fixes, modeset sequence fixes, frame-buffer compression fixes, DMA-BUF/Fence-based cross-driver synchronization for the i915 page-flipping path, and other fixes.

More details about this second Intel DRM update for Linux 4.5 can be found via Daniel's pull request.
About The Author
Author picture

Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via MichaelLarabel.com.

Related Intel News
Popular News This Week