VC4

VC4 on Phoronix is the new Broadcom open-source Linux graphics driver stack for the Raspberry Pi. The VC4 driver work is led by Eric Anholt and consists of a DRM/KMS driver along with the mainline VC4 Gallium3D driver.

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Raspberry Pi 4's V3D Mesa Driver Nearing OpenGL ES 3.1   Mesa   11 Oct 2019
Igalia Is Working On "mediump" Support For...   Mesa   03 Oct 2019
Open-Source GPU Drivers For Embedded Have Been...   Hardware   25 Aug 2019
Broadcom's VC4/V3D Driver Developer Parts Ways To Join...   Mesa   02 Aug 2019
Mesa Is About To Crack 2.7 Million Lines   Mesa   29 Apr 2019
Broadcom's V3D Gallium3D Driver Nears Working Compute...   Mesa   13 Apr 2019
Mesa State Tracker Adds FP64/INT64 Lowering For NIR...   Mesa   03 Mar 2019
Raspberry Pi Begins Rolling Out The Linux 4.19 Kernel   Hardware   22 Feb 2019
Gallium Nine With NIR Is Now Running Most D3D9 Games...   Mesa   20 Feb 2019
RadeonSI Gets NIR Improvements, Enabled By Default For...   Radeon   19 Feb 2019
Mesa 18.3.4 Brings VA-API VP9 Improvements, More...   Mesa   18 Feb 2019
Gallium Nine Is Working On NIR Support So It Can Be...   Mesa   08 Feb 2019
Mesa 19.0-RC2 Released With Intel Transform Feedback...   Mesa   05 Feb 2019
Gallium3D's Mesa State Tracker Sees Shaders Ported...   Mesa   01 Feb 2019
The New Features On Deck For Mesa 19.0: Vulkan...   Mesa   28 Jan 2019
Mesa To See Better Infrastructure For Supporting...   Mesa   27 Jan 2019
Mesa 18.3.2 Released With Many Fixes As Users...   Mesa   17 Jan 2019
Broadcom's V3D Gallium Driver Picks Up New Features...   Mesa   16 Jan 2019
Mesa 18.3.2 Is Finally En Route With 78+ Changes   Mesa   15 Jan 2019
SPIR-V Clover Support Might Still Land For Mesa 19.0,...   Mesa   08 Jan 2019
DRM Graphics Drivers Already Queuing Changes For Linux...   Linux Kernel   08 Jan 2019
Mesa 18.2.7 Released With Several RADV Driver Fixes,...   Mesa   13 Dec 2018
Mesa 18.3 Released With Intel & Radeon Vulkan...   Mesa   07 Dec 2018
A Final Batch Of DRM-Misc-Next Updates Before Linux...   Hardware   07 Dec 2018
V3D Driver Fixes Glaring Performance Bug, VC4 Working...   Hardware   04 Dec 2018
More DRM Changes Queued Ahead Of Linux 4.21   Linux Kernel   22 Nov 2018
VC4 & V3D Open-Source Drivers Continue Maturing At...   Free Software   31 Oct 2018
Open-Source Qualcomm Graphics Support Continues...   Mesa   18 Oct 2018
Gallium Clover With SPIR-V & NIR Opening Up New...   Mesa   01 Oct 2018
Mesa 18.2.1 Released With A Number Of Fixes For The...   Mesa   21 Sep 2018
VC4 Gallium3D Gets Much Faster Texture Upload/Download...   Mesa   09 Sep 2018
Mesa 18.2-RC2 Released With 17 Fixes So Far   Mesa   08 Aug 2018
V3D Gallium3D Driver Making Progress On OpenGL ES...   Mesa   24 Jul 2018
Freedreno Gallium3D Now Exposes Adreno A5xx...   Mesa   19 Jul 2018
Raspberry Pi On Linux 4.19 Will Be Able To Report...   Hardware   18 Jul 2018
V3D & VC4 Should Have Lower CPU Overhead, More...   Mesa   26 Jun 2018
The Big DRM Updates For Linux 4.18: Intel Icelake,...   Linux Kernel   06 Jun 2018
Etnaviv Gallium3D Now Working On NIR Support   Mesa   06 Jun 2018
GNOME 3 Might Be Too Resource Hungry To Ever Run...   GNOME   31 May 2018
Looking Ahead To The Linux 4.18 Kernel   Linux Kernel   21 May 2018
VC5 Gallium3D Driver Becomes V3D, Enabled By Default...   Mesa   17 May 2018
A Work-In-Progress Vulkan Driver For The Raspberry Pi...   Vulkan   08 May 2018
VC4 Gets Syncobj For Linux 4.18, V3D Driver Landing...   Linux Kernel   04 May 2018
It's Looking Hopeful V3D DRM Driver Will Make It Into...   Linux Kernel   01 May 2018
V3D DRM Driver Revised As It Works To Get Into The...   Linux Kernel   24 Apr 2018
Broadcom VC5 DRM Driver Might Soon Be On Its Way To...   Linux Kernel   17 Apr 2018
Broadcom VC5 Driver Making Good Progress With Using...   Mesa   10 Apr 2018
Valve & RADV Developers Are Topping Contributions...   Mesa   01 Apr 2018
Broadcom VC5 DRM Driver Might Make Use Of AMDGPU's...   Linux Kernel   31 Mar 2018
The Big DRM Pull Request For Linux 4.17: 144,461...   Linux Kernel   29 Mar 2018
While Still Waiting For Broadcom VideoCore 5 To...   Hardware   28 Mar 2018
Improved VGA_Switcheroo Going Into Linux 4.17   Linux Kernel   21 Mar 2018
Raspberry Pi Working On A "More Normal"...   Hardware   13 Mar 2018
HDCP Content Protection Support Called For Integration...   Hardware   14 Feb 2018
Raspberry Pi VC4 Working On Polishing KMS Support,...   Hardware   13 Feb 2018
RadeonSI NIR Backend Now Supports GLSL 4.50   Mesa   17 Jan 2018
VC5 Gallium3D Driver Is Onto Pushing More Triangles In...   Mesa   09 Jan 2018
Broadcom's Open-Source VC5 OpenGL & Vulkan Support...   Mesa   04 Jan 2018
Nouveau Developer Working On NIR For SPIR-V Compute,...   Nouveau   21 Dec 2017
Mesa 17.3.1 Released With Around Three Dozen Fixes   Mesa   21 Dec 2017
Libdrm 2.4.89 Released With Leasing &...   Mesa   18 Dec 2017
VC5 OpenGL & Vulkan Driver Advancing   Mesa   11 Dec 2017
Even With Wayland Around, X.Org Had A Busy 2017   X.Org   11 Dec 2017
VC4CL: Bringing OpenCL To The Raspberry Pi   Standards   04 Dec 2017
Valve's Timothy Arceri Lands Gallium3D NIR...   Valve   03 Dec 2017
The Top Mesa News Of 2017   Mesa   03 Dec 2017
DRM Updates Land For Linux 4.15; Torvalds:...   Linux Kernel   16 Nov 2017
VC4 & VC5 Drivers Get More Fixes Ahead Of The...   Mesa   15 Nov 2017
VC5 Gallium3D OpenGL Driver Is Starting To Get Fit   Mesa   08 Nov 2017
Broadcom Bids To Snatch Qualcomm For $103 Billion   Hardware   06 Nov 2017
"Chai" As An Effort For Reverse-Engineered...   Arm   05 Nov 2017
Broadcom's VC5 Gallium3D Now Supports MSAA, More...   Mesa   31 Oct 2017
Projects You Can Help With For Advancing Open-Source...   Nouveau   16 Oct 2017
Initial Gallium3D VC5 Driver Merged Into Mesa   Mesa   10 Oct 2017
MESA_tile_raster_order Added To The OpenGL Registry   Mesa   10 Oct 2017
Eric Anholt Gets More Of The VC5 OpenGL Gallium3D...   Mesa   03 Oct 2017
Mesa 17.2.2 Released   Mesa   02 Oct 2017
Mesa 17.2.2 Set For Release Next Week   Mesa   30 Sep 2017
A Recap Of XDC2017: Advancing Wayland, Mesa & Yes...   X.Org   25 Sep 2017
X.Org Foundation Has Become A Khronos Adopter   X.Org   23 Sep 2017
Mesa 17.1.10 Is Being Prepped As The Final 17.1 Update   Mesa   21 Sep 2017
Fedora 27 Beta Hit By A Second Delay   Fedora   21 Sep 2017
The State Of The VC4 Driver Stack, Early Work On VC5   Hardware   21 Sep 2017
The DRM Changes For The Linux 4.14 Kernel   Linux Kernel   16 Sep 2017
BCMV Driver Begins Development: Vulkan Driver For...   Mesa   05 Sep 2017
Work Begins On Kernel DRM Driver For BCM7268 With VC5   Hardware   28 Aug 2017
RadeonSI May Eventually Switch To NIR Completely   Mesa   25 Aug 2017
VC5 Gallium3D Driver Close To Merging To Mainline Mesa   Mesa   22 Aug 2017
XDC2017 To Feature Update On New Memory Allocation...   X.Org   21 Aug 2017
Broadcom Driver VC5 Instruction Scheduler Coming...   Mesa   15 Aug 2017
VC4 Now Has Faster Window Movement On Raspbian   Mesa   07 Aug 2017
AMD Lands Experimental NIR Support In RadeonSI   Mesa   31 Jul 2017
VC5 Driver Makes Strides For Future Broadcom GPU   Mesa   25 Jul 2017
VC5 Driver Development Continues, Raspbian Performance...   Hardware   18 Jul 2017
Raspberry Pi VC4 DRM Driver Gets HDMI CEC Patches   Hardware   11 Jul 2017
Raspbian Still Being Tuned For Greater VC4 Performance   Mesa   11 Jul 2017
The Big DRM Pull Request Submitted For Linux 4.13   Linux Kernel   09 Jul 2017
VC5 Gallium3D: A New Broadcom Open-Source Driver   Mesa   06 Jul 2017
Some Of What You Can Look Forward To With Linux 4.13   Linux Kernel   01 Jul 2017
Raspberry Pi VC4 Driver Working To Reduce Overhead,...   Hardware   27 Jun 2017