Performance Counter Improvements On The Way For Nouveau Users
Written by Michael Larabel in Nouveau on 16 October 2015 at 06:13 PM EDT. Add A Comment
Samuel Pitoiset has published a new set of sixteen patches for improving the MP counters support for NVIDIA GeForce GTX 400/500 "Fermi" graphics processors.

The new patch series improves the performance counters support on the open-source Nouveau driver and improves MP counters for GF100/GF110 hardware. The patches also enable compute support by default on Fermi.

More details via this latest patch series. If you're not familiar with the Nouveau performance counter work, see the other Phoronix articles mentioning the work by Pitoiset.
Related News
About The Author
Author picture

Michael Larabel is the principal author of and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 20,000 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 automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via

Popular News This Week