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KMS Articles & Reviews

GeForce GTX 750 Series: Nouveau vs. NVIDIA Linux...   Display Drivers   04 May 2015
The Tests Showing Ubuntu 11.04 On A Power Consumption...   Operating Systems   23 Apr 2011
Test Driving The QEMU-KVM KMS Driver   Display Drivers   19 Apr 2011
Further Testing Shows More Hope For ATI Gallium3D   Display Drivers   19 Jan 2011
It's Becoming Very Easy To Run Wayland   Software   25 Nov 2010
Nouveau With Mesa 7.9 Is Better, But Still Slow   Display Drivers   06 Oct 2010
Talking About Kernel Mode-Setting   Display Drivers   16 Jun 2010
NVIDIA Drops Their Open-Source Driver, Refers Users To...   Display Drivers   26 Mar 2010
Intel KMS vs. UMS With Ubuntu 10.04   Display Drivers   26 Mar 2010
ATI Radeon KMS vs. UMS With Ubuntu 10.04   Display Drivers   18 Mar 2010
The Direction Of Intel Graphics With Fedora 13 Alpha   Software   10 Mar 2010
An Update On The Boot & Power Performance In...   Software   25 Feb 2010
The Cost Of ATI Kernel Mode-Setting On Fedora 12   Display Drivers   25 Nov 2009
The State of Kernel Mode-Setting   Display Drivers   01 Oct 2008

KMS Linux News

Microsoft's Hyper-V DRM Display Driver Will Land For...   Microsoft   09 Jun 2021
Canonical's Mir 2.4 Brings Numerous X11 + Wayland...   Ubuntu   08 Jun 2021
Linux 5.14 To Bring SimpleDRM Driver, VC4 HDR, Marks...   Linux Kernel   13 May 2021
Apple Magic Mouse 2, Microsoft SAM Support Added For...   Hardware   29 Apr 2021
X.Org Server 1.20.11 Released Due To New Security...   X.Org   13 Apr 2021
The Most Popular AMD Linux/Open-Source News For...   AMD   31 Mar 2021
Linux 5.13 To Enable The Keyboard/Touchpad Of Newer...   Microsoft   30 Mar 2021
X.Org Foundation Bows Out For Google Summer of Code...   X.Org   07 Mar 2021
helloSystem, System76 Keyboard + Linux 5.11/5.12...   Phoronix   01 Mar 2021
Linux 5.11 Released With Intel Integer Scaling, AMD...   Linux Kernel   14 Feb 2021
There Are Big Changes On The Horizon With Linux 5.12   Linux Kernel   14 Feb 2021
The 11 Most Interesting Features For Linux 5.11 - Lots...   Linux Kernel   12 Feb 2021
Nouveau With Linux 5.12 Has ~5k L.O.C. Change In...   Nouveau   12 Feb 2021
Linux 5.11, Pyston, Wayland & Other January...   Phoronix   01 Feb 2021
Open-Source NVIDIA Changes Sent In For Linux 5.12   Nouveau   29 Jan 2021
Nouveau X.Org Driver Sees First Release In Two Years   NVIDIA   23 Jan 2021
GNOME 40's Mutter Adds Atomic Mode-Setting Support   GNOME   23 Jan 2021
Apple M1 Open-Source GPU Bring-Up Sees An Early...   Free Software   22 Jan 2021
Linux 5.11-rc4 Released With NVIDIA RTX 30...   Linux Kernel   17 Jan 2021
Raspberry Pi "VC4" DRM Driver Sees 10/12 BPC...   Hardware   06 Jan 2021
The 10 Most Interesting Features Of Linux 5.10   Linux Kernel   08 Dec 2020
Arcan 0.6 Display Server Adds Network Transparency,...   Free Software   26 Nov 2020
Mir 2.2 Released With Display Wall Capabilities,...   Ubuntu   19 Nov 2020
TTM Multihop + Intel Keem Bay Display Support Queued...   Linux Kernel   12 Nov 2020
Mir 2.1 Released With Some New Protocol Support, Many...   Ubuntu   29 Sep 2020
Intel Lands Adaptive-Sync/VRR Into Modesetting X.Org...   Intel   08 Sep 2020
NVIDIA Engineer Sends Out Patches For Supporting Sync...   NVIDIA   03 Sep 2020
Nintendo Switch Controller Driver To Be Upstreamed...   Hardware   30 Aug 2020
Open-Source GPU Driver Updates Sent In For Linux 5.9...   Linux Kernel   06 Aug 2020
Mir 2.0 Released In Dropping Legacy Bits, New Platform...   Ubuntu   24 Jul 2020
The Small DRM Drivers See Another Round Of Updates For...   Linux Kernel   19 Jul 2020
Intel Unveils New "KMB" DRM Driver For Their...   Intel   30 Jun 2020
Linux 5.8 Graphics Updates Sent In With AMDGPU TMZ...   Linux Kernel   02 Jun 2020
There Are Many Interesting Google Summer of Code 2020...   Google   07 May 2020
Canonical Contributing Upstream Improvements To...   Ubuntu   06 Apr 2020
Debian Testing Is Enabling WireGuard Within Their...   Debian   21 Mar 2020
Wayland's Wild Decade From v1.0 Release To Usable...   Wayland   29 Dec 2019
X.Org Saw A Lot Of Work In The 2010s Even With Wayland...   X.Org   28 Dec 2019
From Botched Releases To Exciting New Features, Fedora...   Fedora   24 Dec 2019
2010 Through 2019 NVIDIA Linux News Topped By Linus...   NVIDIA   19 Dec 2019
The Biggest Open-Source / Linux Radeon News Of The...   Radeon   18 Dec 2019
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Might Still End Up Shipping With...   Ubuntu   12 Dec 2019
WireGuard Sends Out Latest Patch Revision In Preparing...   Linux Networking   09 Dec 2019
Some Of The Interesting Open-Source Projects For...   Linux Events   07 Dec 2019
Mir 1.6 Released With New Wayland, DispmanX Platform...   Ubuntu   03 Dec 2019
The Open-Source NVIDIA Driver Will End Out 2019 In...   Nouveau   24 Nov 2019
Latest WireGuard Patch Out For Review With It Looking...   Linux Networking   21 Nov 2019
Virtual KMS Driver To Work On Virtual Refresh Rate...   X.Org   10 Nov 2019
Outreachy Developers Have Been Making Some Useful...   Linux Kernel   03 Nov 2019
Mir Working On A Mir-On-Wayland Nested Compositor...   Ubuntu   30 Oct 2019
ASpeed DRM Driver Ported To Atomic Mode-Setting   Hardware   29 Oct 2019
OpenChrome Still Aspiring For Open-Source VIA...   X.Org   23 Oct 2019
xf86-video-amdgpu 19.1 Delivers A Batch Of Fixes   X.Org   12 Oct 2019
Raspberry Pi 4's V3D Mesa Driver Nearing OpenGL ES 3.1   Mesa   11 Oct 2019
NVIDIA Still Working On A Generic Allocator - Has...   NVIDIA   07 Oct 2019
"LIBOUTPUT" Proposed As New Library For...   X.Org   05 Oct 2019
Unofficial Radeon ROCm Packages Re-Enable APU Support   Radeon   01 Oct 2019
Raspbian 2019-09-26 Has Raspberry Pi SPI EEPROM...   Operating Systems   30 Sep 2019
AMD Linux Graphics Driver Stack Cutting Down On PCI ID...   Radeon   24 Sep 2019
AMD Linux Driver's LRU Bulk Moves Can Be A Big Help...   Radeon   18 Sep 2019
GhostBSD 19.09 Provides A Good BSD Desktop Built Off...   BSD   17 Sep 2019
AMDGPU Driver Looking To Re-Enable...   Radeon   12 Sep 2019
VKMS Getting PRIME Import Support For Helping To Test...   X.Org   26 Aug 2019
Valve's ACO Compiler, Zink, FreeSync & Other...   X.Org   06 Aug 2019
The Smaller DRM Drivers Begin Seeing Their...   X.Org   03 Aug 2019
Broadcom's VC4/V3D Driver Developer Parts Ways To Join...   Mesa   02 Aug 2019
Lima Gallium3D Gets A Reworked Scheduler   Mesa   21 Jul 2019
The Open-Source NVIDIA "Nouveau" Driver Gets...   Nouveau   19 Jul 2019
GNOME's Mutter Picks Up Another Optimization For...   GNOME   12 Jul 2019
Radeon Graphics, Zombieload & Kernel Changes...   Phoronix   09 Jul 2019
Arm's Komeda Driver Adding Variable Refresh Rate...   Arm   05 Jul 2019
WireGuard 0.0.20190702 Released For This...   Linux Networking   03 Jul 2019
AMD Posts Open-Source Linux Driver Support For...   Radeon   02 Jul 2019
A Look At What's On The Table For Linux 5.3 Features   Linux Kernel   29 Jun 2019
Linux 5.3 Kernel To Bring Ingenic KMS Driver, Rockchip...   Linux Kernel   25 Jun 2019
GNOME Shell & Mutter See Their 3.33.3 Releases...   GNOME   24 Jun 2019
GNOME's Mutter Begins Landing Transactional KMS...   GNOME   20 Jun 2019
Nouveau Driver Picking Up NVIDIA TU116 GPU Support For...   Nouveau   19 Jun 2019
GL_MESA_EGL_sync Extension Proposed For The Khronos...   Mesa   09 Jun 2019
Alyssa Rosenzweig Joins Collabora To Work On Panfrost...   Mesa   05 Jun 2019
NetBSD 8.1 Released With MDS Mitigations, Driver...   BSD   05 Jun 2019
Qualcomm Adreno 540 Support Prepped For Open-Source...   Hardware   31 May 2019
GNOME Inching Closer To Better Wayland Multi-Monitor...   GNOME   28 May 2019
Google Hired Another Linux Graphics Veteran To Work On...   Google   28 May 2019
NetBSD 8.1 RC1 Released With MDS Mitigations, Option...   BSD   20 May 2019
Linux 5.2 Ups Laptop Support From A New Intel Power...   Hardware   13 May 2019
Linux 5.2 DRM Makes Icelake Production-Ready, Adds...   Linux Kernel   09 May 2019
Ubuntu 19.10 Is The "Eoan Ermine" Release   Ubuntu   06 May 2019
Linux 5.2 Should Resolve Many AMD Ryzen Laptop...   AMD   04 May 2019
Arm Mali D71 Display Support Coming To Linux 5.2...   Linux Kernel   02 May 2019
Linux 5.2 Will Be A Huge Release: EXT4 Case...   Linux Kernel   29 Apr 2019
Fedora Looking At Using VESA-Based FBDEV Driver,...   Fedora   26 Apr 2019
Panfrost DRM Driver Being Added To Linux 5.2 For...   Arm   20 Apr 2019
The Lima DRM/KMS Driver Is Ready For Introduction With...   Linux Kernel   12 Apr 2019
Lima Driver Merged Into Mesa 19.1, Providing...   Mesa   11 Apr 2019
Trying Out The Radeon VII On Ubuntu 19.04 As Well As...   Radeon   10 Apr 2019
New WireGuard Snapshot Offers FreeBSD Fixes, Other...   Linux Networking   07 Apr 2019
Stadia, Web Browsers, GNOME 3.32 & Jetson Nano...   Phoronix   01 Apr 2019
Radeon VII & Linux 5.0 Excited Open-Source...   Free Software   30 Mar 2019
SUSE Develops New Driver That Exposes DRM Atop FBDEV...   Linux Kernel   26 Mar 2019