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Libre Computer's Tritium Is A Line Of Low-Cost Allwinner ARM Boards   Computers   2018-09-08

Allwinner Linux & Open-Source News

Open-Source H.264 Video Encode Coming For Allwinner V3/V3s/S3 SoCs   Multimedia   2023-11-16
AMD-Pensando Elba SoC & A Massive RISC-V 64-Core Chip Supported In Linux 6.7   Hardware   2023-11-02
Armbian 23.08 Released With Work-In-Progress ThinkPad X13s Support, New SBCs   Operating Systems   2023-09-04
Bootlin's Snagboot Aims To Recover & Reflash Embedded Platforms   Free Software   2023-05-23
Debian Installer Bookworm RC2 Released   Debian   2023-04-29
Initial Apple M2 Support & Other 64-bit ARM Changes For Linux 6.4   Arm   2023-04-25
New ARM/RISC-V SoC Power Management Drivers Arrive For Linux 6.3   Linux Kernel   2023-03-02
GNU Binutils 2.40 Released With AMD Zen 4 & Upcoming Intel Instructions, Zstd Support   GNU   2023-01-14
Linux 6.3 To Bring Analog TV Support Improvements   Linux Kernel   2023-01-03
GNU Binutils 2.40 Branched With Zstd Support, Zen 4, New Intel Instructions   GNU   2023-01-02
Allwinner D1/D1s Platform Support Moves Closer To Mainline Linux   Hardware   2023-01-01
AMD & Intel Sound Platform Updates For Linux 6.2 Along With Other Audio Updates   Multimedia   2022-12-11
The Many New Features On The Horizon For Linux 6.2   Linux Kernel   2022-12-09
Linux 6.2 To Introduce Allwinner A100 & D1 Display Support   Linux Kernel   2022-11-10
Ubuntu 22.10 Up And Running On The LicheeRV ~$19 RISC-V Board   Ubuntu   2022-10-25
OpenBSD 7.2 Released With Support For Ampere Altra, Apple M2   BSD   2022-10-20
Linux 6.1 Media Gets New Drivers, Two Existing Drivers Promoted Out Of Staging   Multimedia   2022-10-07
Ubuntu 22.10 Aiming To Support The $16+ Sipeed LicheeRV RISC-V Board   Ubuntu   2022-09-16
Ubuntu Now Supports The Allwinner D1 Powered Nezha RISC-V Board   Ubuntu   2022-08-22
Official Ubuntu RISC-V Images Released For StarFive's VisionFive Board   Ubuntu   2022-08-17
RISC-V Lands New Extensions In Linux 6.0   RISC-V   2022-08-13
Linux 6.0 Promotes Its H.265/HEVC User-Space API To Stable   Multimedia   2022-08-09
Linux 5.20 To Support The Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen3, ThinkPad X13s Arm Laptop   Linux Kernel   2022-07-30
Nearly Half A Million Lines Of New Graphics Driver Code Sent In For Linux 5.19   Linux Kernel   2022-05-25
RISC-V With Linux 5.19 Preps "COMPAT" Mode For 32-bit Apps On 64-bit Kernels & More   RISC-V   2022-05-21
Linux 5.17 To Bring AMD P-State, Many AMD & Intel Improvements, New Optimizations   Linux Kernel   2022-01-08
Hantro Media Driver Adds VP9 Acceleration With Linux 5.17   Linux Kernel   2022-01-02
Genode OS 21.11 Now Has Working Intel Gen9+ Graphics, Better PinePhone Support   Operating Systems   2021-12-04
Linux Driver For Arm China's Zhouyi AI Accelerator Proposed, But Lacks Open User-Space   Hardware   2021-11-24
Initial Support For The Apple M1 Lands In Linux 5.13   Apple   2021-04-26
Mesa 21.1 Wires Up Lima Shader Disk Cache   Mesa   2021-03-25
Intel eASIC N5X, Snapdragon 888 Support Land In Linux 5.12   Hardware   2021-02-21
Genode OS Planning For PinePhone Bring-Up, Better GPU Support In 2021   Operating Systems   2021-01-15
Intel Alder Lake Sound, Other New Audio Hardware Support In Linux 5.11   Multimedia   2020-12-17
Allwinner "Cedrus" Media Driver Finally Sees Support For VP8 Decode   Multimedia   2020-12-14
Linux's Stateless H.264 Decode Interface Ready To Be Deemed Stable   Multimedia   2020-11-17
Ubuntu Touch Working On Better PinePhone, PineTab Support   Ubuntu   2020-08-21
Open-Source GPU Driver Updates Sent In For Linux 5.9 From Sienna Cichlid To Rocket Lake   Linux Kernel   2020-08-06
The First Batch Of DRM-Misc-Next Changes For Linux 5.9 Sent In   X.Org   2020-06-20
Linux's Pstore Picking Up A Block Device Backend For Storing Oops & Panic Messages   Linux Kernel   2020-06-01
Allwinner Preparing Their A100 SoC Support For The Upstream Linux Kernel   Arm   2020-05-22
Linux's Lima DRM Driver For Arm Mali Finally Seeing Run-Time Power Management   Arm   2020-05-08
Linux 5.7 Adds Support For The Qualcomm Snapdragon 865, Mainline PinePhone Support   Arm   2020-04-04
Linux 5.7 Media Updates Add H.264 / H.265 / VP9 Decode To The Meson Driver   Multimedia   2020-03-31
Linux 5.6 Adds New CPU Cooling Mechanism With Generic Idle Cooling Driver   Hardware   2020-02-01
The Pine64 PineTab Could Soon Be Running Nicely Off The Mainline Kernel   Hardware   2020-01-11
Bootlin Wraps Up Feature Development On The Allwinner Cedrus VPU Driver   Multimedia   2020-01-09
More Improvements Queued For The Smaller DRM Drivers In Linux 5.6   Linux Kernel   2020-01-02
Happy New Year + A Look Back At The Most Popular Linux Content Of 2019   Phoronix   2019-12-31
The Linux Kernel Highlights Of The 2010s From Torvalds' Sabbatical To Dealing With Vulnerabilities   Linux Kernel   2019-12-31
The Most Popular Linux / Open-Source News Of This Decade   Phoronix   2019-12-11
The "Catch-All" Driver Subsystem Changes Sent In For Linux 5.5   Linux Kernel   2019-11-30
The Allwinner "Cedrus" Video Decoder Supports H.265 On Linux 5.5   Hardware   2019-11-29
The Hardware FOSDEM Uses To Carry Out Linux Video Recordings Of Their Event   Linux Events   2019-09-22
PinePhone Remains On Track For Shipping In The Months Ahead   Hardware   2019-09-05
The EOMA68 Upgradeable ARM Board Faces Another Setback: HDMI Connectors Don't Fit   Hardware   2019-08-31
Fairphone 3 Pre-Orders Begin For Ethical Smartphone With Better Specs Than The Librem 5   Hardware   2019-08-30
The Smaller DRM Drivers Begin Seeing Their Improvements Queued For Linux 5.4   X.Org   2019-08-03
Radeon Graphics, Zombieload & Kernel Changes Intrigued Open-Source Fans In H1-2019   Phoronix   2019-07-09
Allwinner ARM Boards With SATA See Big Speed Boost From Single Line Patch   Hardware   2019-05-15
Many Media Driver Updates Land In Linux 5.2   Multimedia   2019-05-10
The PinePhone Linux Smartphone Dev Kit Can Run Wayland's Weston   Hardware   2019-04-20
H.264 Continues To Be Worked On For Cedrus - Reverse-Engineered Allwinner Support   Multimedia   2019-04-04
Radeon VII & Linux 5.0 Excited Open-Source Enthusiasts In Q1   Free Software   2019-03-30
DRM Changes For Linux 5.1 Bring Intel Fastboot, Komeda Driver & Other Improvements   Linux Kernel   2019-03-06
Linux 5.0, RTX 2060, ZoL & Other Topics Dominating Discussions For January   Phoronix   2019-02-01
Initial Allwinner H6 Video Decode Support Posted For The Cedrus VPU Driver   Multimedia   2019-01-29
Allwinner Continues Work On Linux Patches To Dump Kernel Errors To Block Devices   Linux Kernel   2019-01-23
DRM Graphics Drivers Already Queuing Changes For Linux 5.1   Linux Kernel   2019-01-08
The New ARM Hardware Support That's Now Part Of The Linux 4.21 Kernel   Arm   2019-01-01
Linux 4.21 Is Going To Be A Big Release To Jump-Start The New Year   Linux Kernel   2018-12-22
Cedrus Video Decode Driver Moving Along With Allwinner H5/A64 Support   Multimedia   2018-12-07
A Final Batch Of DRM-Misc-Next Updates Before Linux 4.21   Hardware   2018-12-07
Linux 4.21 Is Sure To Be Another Exciting Kernel Upgrade: FreeSync, Adiantum & More   Linux Kernel   2018-12-02
The EOMA68 Libre Computer Developer Wants To Tackle A Quad-Core RISC-V Libre SoC Design   RISC-V   2018-11-29
Allwinner "Cedrus" Driver Moving Ahead With H.264 & H.265 Video Decode Support   Multimedia   2018-11-23
Cedrus VPU Decoder Driver Being Mainlined With New Linux Media Request API   Multimedia   2018-10-30
ARM Is Very Busy In The Next Kernel With A Lot For NVIDIA Tegra, Snapdragon 835 & More   Arm   2018-10-30
The Linux Kernel Is Ready To Support A Lot More Sound Hardware   Hardware   2018-10-25
OpenBSD 6.4 Released - Disables SMT/HT By Default, Updates Radeon DRM   BSD   2018-10-18
The Great Work In DRM-Next: More Icelake, Vega 20, xGMI & Other Additions   Linux Kernel   2018-10-07
AMDGPU & Nouveau Getting HDMI CEC Support For DisplayPort/USB-C To HDMI Adapters   Linux Kernel   2018-09-06
Display Engine 3.0 / HDMI 2.0a In The Works For The Allwinner Sun4i DRM Driver   Linux Kernel   2018-09-04
Bootlin Wraps Up Project For Improving Allwinner VPU Support On Linux   Multimedia   2018-09-01
DRM-Misc Begins Preparing For The Linux 4.20~5.0 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2018-08-31
Linux 4.19 ARM Updates Bring Raspberry Pi Voltage Driver, Samsung Aires Phone Support   Arm   2018-08-23
DRM Updates Sent In For Linux 4.19 With New VKMS Driver, Intel Icelake Work   Linux Kernel   2018-08-15
Bootlin Starts Work On Allwinner H.265 Decoding   Hardware   2018-07-28
Allwinner Releases New User-Space OpenGL Mali Binary Blobs   Hardware   2018-06-25
Soon It Might Be Possible To Finally Have A Nice ARM-Powered Linux Laptop   Arm   2018-06-14
H.264 Decoding Tackled For Reverse-Engineered "Cedrus" Allwinner Video Decode Driver   Multimedia   2018-06-14
Linux 4.18 Supports The Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 & DT For NES Classic Edition, Steam Link   Hardware   2018-06-12
Allwinner Open-Source Video Decode Continues Improving With Sunxi-Cedrus Driver   Free Software   2018-05-07
Remaining Subsystem Updates Land Ahead Of Linux 4.17-rc1   Linux Kernel   2018-04-14
NVIDIA Xavier Support Being Brought Up With Linux 4.17, Other New ARM Boards Too   Arm   2018-04-06
OpenBSD 6.3 Released With Spectre/Meltdown Mitigation, ARM64 SMP Support   BSD   2018-04-02
Bootlin Making Progress On Their Open-Source Allwinner VPU Support   Hardware   2018-03-24
Improved VGA_Switcheroo Going Into Linux 4.17   Linux Kernel   2018-03-21
Linux 4.17 Will Be Another Exciting Kernel Cycle   Linux Kernel   2018-03-12
Allwinner A83T Will Support HDMI With Linux 4.17   AMD   2018-02-25
Remember The EOMA68 Computer Card Project? It Hopes To Ship This Year   Hardware   2018-02-11
Several New ARM Devices Supported By The Linux 4.16 Kernel   Arm   2018-02-02
Linux 4.16 Is Off To A Busy Start With Big New Features   Linux Kernel   2018-02-01
Allwinner SUNIV Old ARM9-Based SoCs Worked On For Upstream Linux Kernel Support   Linux Kernel   2018-01-28
Some Of The Features Coming To The Linux 4.16 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2018-01-21
New Sound Drivers Coming In Linux 4.16 Kernel   Hardware   2018-01-19
There's An ARM Mali Gallium3D Driver Still Being Developed   Mesa   2017-11-25
The Big Changes So Far For The Linux 4.15 Kernel - Half Million New Lines Of Code So Far   Linux Kernel   2017-11-19
Libre Computer Board Launches Another Allwinner/Mali ARM SBC   Arm   2017-11-19
Broadcom Hurricane 2 & Allwinner R40 Supported By Linux 4.15   Hardware   2017-11-17
TERES-I DIY ARM 64-Bit Linux Laptop Released For 240 EUR   Arm   2017-10-16
The DRM Changes For The Linux 4.14 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2017-09-16
Sound Updates Ready To Be Heard On Linux 4.14   Hardware   2017-09-06
The DRM Changes To Find With The Linux 4.14 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2017-08-23
Allwinner sun4i DRM Queues HDMI CEC Support For Linux 4.14   Hardware   2017-08-19
FreeBSD 11.1 RC2 Released   BSD   2017-07-08
Plenty Of ARM Changes Queued For Linux 4.13   Linux Kernel   2017-07-05
New Audio Hardware Supported By The Linux 4.13 Kernel   Hardware   2017-07-05
Some Of What You Can Look Forward To With Linux 4.13   Linux Kernel   2017-07-01
FreeBSD 11.1 Release Candidate 1   BSD   2017-07-01
Allwinner Has Many DRM Changes Queued For Linux 4.13   Linux Kernel   2017-06-14
Many HDMI CEC Drivers Being Written For Linux   Hardware   2017-05-30
NVIDIA Tegra186/Parker/TX2 Support For Linux 4.12   Linux Kernel   2017-05-09
Allwinner Display Engine 2.0 Being Worked On For DRM Driver   Hardware   2017-02-26
New ARM SoCs & Board Support In The Linux 4.11 Kernel   Arm   2017-02-24
Realtek ALC299/ALC1220 Support, Intel Audio Updates In Linux 4.11   Hardware   2017-02-23
Hearing The Sound Updates For Linux 4.10   Linux Kernel   2016-12-18
Looking Forward To The Linux 4.10 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2016-11-16
Allwinner A31 Display Support Coming To DRM Driver In Linux 4.10   Hardware   2016-11-16
DRM Driver Changes Sent In For Linux 4.9, Sadly No Changes For Nouveau   Hardware   2016-10-11
Linux 4.9 Adds Support For 29 New ARM Machines, Includes Raspberry Pi Zero & LG Nexus 5   Arm   2016-10-08
DRM-Next Gets Ready For The Linux 4.9 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2016-09-28
Allwinner A33 DRM Support Coming In Linux 4.9   Hardware   2016-09-11
The EOMA68 Upgradeable ARM Board/Computer Passed Its Funding Goal   Arm   2016-08-27
Cedrus Is Making Progress On Open-Source Allwinner Video Encode/Decode   Multimedia   2016-08-26
The Features So Far To The Linux 4.8 Kernel: ACPI LPI, Security, Btrfs ENOSPC, HDMI CEC   Linux Kernel   2016-08-01
New ASoC Sound Drivers & More For Linux 4.8   Multimedia   2016-07-31
The Upgradeable Allwinner Dev Board That's Laptop-Compatible Raises $50k So Far   Hardware   2016-07-30
FreeBSD Q2'2016: EFI Improvements, Prepping For FreeBSD 11.0, Package Updates   BSD   2016-07-28
That Open, Upgradeable ARM Dev Board Is Trying To Make A Comeback   Arm   2016-07-02
DRM Changes For Linux 4.7 Bring Four New ARM Drivers, AMD Polaris Support   Linux Kernel   2016-05-23
An Early Look Ahead At The Linux 4.7 Features Expected For The Merge Window   Linux Kernel   2016-05-15
Mediatek DRM Driver Added For Linux 4.7 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2016-05-10
Hisilicon Kirin DRM Driver To Be Added For Linux 4.7   Linux Kernel   2016-05-04
More Direct Rendering Manager Code Gets Aligned For Linux 4.7   Linux Kernel   2016-05-04
FreeBSD Working On A GPLv3 Toolchain Repo & Other Advancements In Q1-2016   BSD   2016-05-02
Allwinner DRM Driver Will Be Present In Linux 4.7   Linux Kernel   2016-04-29
A Bunch Of New ARM Hardware Will Be Supported With Linux 4.6   Arm   2016-03-20
Getting A Quad-Core ARMv7 For $14 Today Only   Arm   2016-03-14
Linux Benchmarks Of The C.H.I.P. $9 Computer   Hardware   2016-02-05