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Phoronix Test Suite 4.0 Advances Linux Benchmarking   Software   2012-07-23
Features of Phoronix Test Suite 1.4   Software   2008-11-02
An Interview with Ryan C. Gordon (Icculus)   Linux Gaming   2005-06-13

DAL Linux & Open-Source News

Samba 4.16 Released For Improving Windows File/Print Server Interoperability   Free Software   2022-03-21
Hikari 2.2 Wayland Compositor Adds Support For WayVNC, Other Features   Wayland   2020-09-08
DC Display Support Continues To Be Worked On For Radeon GCN 1.0 With AMDGPU Driver   Radeon   2020-07-16
Phoronix Test Suite 9.6 Milestone 1 Further Enhances The Benchmark Result Viewer   Phoronix Test Suite   2020-03-24
Unicode 13.0 Released With A Plunger, Fondue & Other New Emoji   Standards   2020-03-11
AMD vs. Intel Contributions To The Linux Kernel Over The Past Decade   Hardware   2020-01-23
Virtual DCN / SR-IOV Display Support Being Worked On For AMDGPU In Linux 5.6   Radeon   2019-12-25
Phoronix Test Suite 9.2 Released For Open-Source, Cross-Platform Benchmarking   Phoronix Test Suite   2019-12-03
Phoronix Test Suite 9.2 Milestone 2 Released   Phoronix Test Suite   2019-11-13
Phoronix Test Suite 9.2 Milestone 1 Released With Updates For macOS Benchmarking   Phoronix Test Suite   2019-10-17
EA SEED's Halcyon R&D Engine Experimenting With Vulkan & Linux Support   Vulkan   2018-10-28
AMDGPU DC Display Code Ported To GCN 1.0 "Southern Islands" GPUs   Radeon   2018-10-08
Phoronix Test Suite 7.8 Officially Released For Open-Source, Cross-OS Benchmarking   Phoronix Test Suite   2018-02-14
Phoronix Test Suite 7.8 Milestone 3 Brings More Benchmarking Improvements   Phoronix Test Suite   2018-02-06
Phoronix Test Suite 7.8 M2 Released As "Folldal" Development Heats Up   Phoronix Test Suite   2018-01-14
OpenBenchmarking.org Crosses 28,000,000 Test/Suite Benchmark Downloads   Phoronix Test Suite   2018-01-07
Phoronix Test Suite 7.6 Released   Phoronix Test Suite   2017-12-07
Phoronix Test Suite 7.6 M4 Available For Last Minute Testing   Phoronix Test Suite   2017-12-03
More AMDGPU DC Fixes Are Being Queued For Linux 4.15   AMD   2017-11-28
AMDGPU DC Code Lands For Linux 4.15 Kernel   Radeon   2017-11-17
Phoronix Test Suite 7.6 M2 Released To Up BSD Benchmarking   Phoronix Test Suite   2017-11-02
Phoronix Test Suite 7.6-Alvdal Milestone 1 Released   Phoronix Test Suite   2017-10-10
Phoronix Test Suite 7.4 Officially Released   Phoronix Test Suite   2017-09-19
The DRM Changes To Find With The Linux 4.14 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2017-08-23
Vega 10 Huge Page Support, Lower CS Overhead For AMDGPU In Linux 4.14   Radeon   2017-08-18
AMDGPU DC Display Code Gets A Public TODO List   Radeon   2017-08-14
AMDGPU DC Display Code Updated In amd-staging-drm-next   Radeon   2017-08-03
Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS Released, Updates The Hardware Enablement Stack   Ubuntu   2017-08-03
Initial Batch Of AMDGPU Changes Submitted For Linux 4.14   Radeon   2017-07-27
81 Fresh Patches For AMDGPU's DC (DAL) Display Code   AMD   2017-07-25
The Big DRM Pull Request Submitted For Linux 4.13   Linux Kernel   2017-07-09
More Vega & Raven Ridge AMDGPU Fixes Set For Linux 4.13   Radeon   2017-07-05
Some Of What You Can Look Forward To With Linux 4.13   Linux Kernel   2017-07-01
What Excites Me The Most About The Linux 4.12 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2017-06-30
More AMDGPU DC Patches Posted As It Looks Unlikely It Will Land For Linux 4.13   Radeon   2017-06-09
AMD Submits Radeon/AMDGPU DRM Updates Slated For Linux 4.13   AMD   2017-06-08
My Three Hopes For AMD's Open-Source Stack The Rest Of 2017   Radeon   2017-06-04
Radeon RX Vega Launch Postponed To SIGGRAPH   Radeon   2017-05-31
31 More AMDGPU DC/DAL Patches Enter The Queue   Desktop   2017-05-23
The Features You Won't Find In The Linux 4.12 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2017-05-15
The Huge DRM Driver Update Submitted For Linux 4.12: Vega, Atomic & Co   Linux Kernel   2017-05-03
Looking Ahead To The Polaris RX 550/560/570/580 On Linux   Radeon   2017-04-14
Another Polaris 12 ID Added To RadeonSI   Mesa   2017-03-18
AMD Sends Out Prep AMDGPU Patches For New GPUs   AMD   2017-03-09
An Experimental Ubuntu Kernel Build With AMDGPU DC/DAL   AMD   2017-03-07
Intel Sends First Batch Of Changes To DRM-Next For Linux 4.12: 550+ Patches   Intel   2017-03-07
AMDGPU DC/DAL Code Receives Atomic Improvements   Radeon   2017-02-10
HDMI Audio Patches Posted For Raspberry Pi's VC4 Driver   Raspberry Pi   2017-02-07
Unigine 2.4 Brings SSGI, Super-Sampling Rendering, 3D Compute Shaders   Linux Gaming   2017-02-07
AMD Planning For Launch-Day Vega Open-Source & AMDGPU-PRO Support   Radeon   2017-02-01
AMDGPU Changes Queued For Linux 4.11: Power/TTM Changes, No DC/DAL   Radeon   2017-01-27
Updated AMD DC/DAL Patches For Polaris 12, 5K VSR   Radeon   2017-01-12
The Open-Source / Linux Letdowns Of 2016   Free Software   2017-01-01
Fresh Arch Linux Benchmarks Of AMDGPU & AMDGPU-PRO   Radeon   2016-12-28
An AMDGPU Branch For Security PSP / HDCP Support   Radeon   2016-12-20
The DRM Driver Updates For Linux 4.10: Intel GVT, AMDGPU VM Manager, Nouveau Atomic   Linux Kernel   2016-12-13
Atomic Mode-Setting Updated For Wayland's Weston   Wayland   2016-12-10
It Looks Like AMDGPU DC (DAL) Will Not Be Accepted In The Linux Kernel   Radeon   2016-12-08
AMD Seeking Comments On DC/DAL Code, Wants To Land It Soon For Future GPU Support   Radeon   2016-12-08
New AMD DC/DAL Patches Continue To Slim Down The Codebase   AMD   2016-12-06
Nouveau Queues Up Last Minute Updates For Linux 4.10   Nouveau   2016-12-06
AMD "DAL" Being Renamed To "DC"   AMD   2016-12-01
2016 Holiday Gift Ideas For Linux Enthusiasts, Gamers   Hardware   2016-11-27
Yet More AMDGPU DAL Patches This Week For Testing   Radeon   2016-11-25
AMDGPU Gets RPM Fan Info, Clock/Power-Gating Improvements & More For Linux 4.10   Radeon   2016-11-23
AMD Sends Out Revised DAL Patches, Various Cleanups   Radeon   2016-11-21
GTX 1060 vs. RX 480 - The ~$200 GPU Decision For Linux Gamers   Hardware   2016-11-19
Atomic Mode-Setting For Wayland's Weston Has Been Revised   Wayland   2016-11-16
Don't Expect AMDGPU To Enable SI/CIK Support By Default Anytime Soon   Radeon   2016-11-07
Nouveau Needs Help Testing Their New Atomic Mode-Setting Support   Nouveau   2016-11-06
Nouveau DRM Driver Progressing With Atomic Mode-Setting, DP MST   Nouveau   2016-11-04
AMDGPU In Linux 4.10 To Have Better Power Management, New VM Manager   Radeon   2016-10-27
Features You Won't Find In The Linux 4.9 Mainline Kernel   Linux Kernel   2016-10-19
AMD's DAL Was Just Presented At XDC2016, Still Not Clear When It Will Be Mainlined   AMD   2016-09-23
More AMD PowerPlay Fixes Queued For Linux 4.9   AMD   2016-09-22
Southern Islands Support Will Come To AMDGPU On Linux 4.9   AMD   2016-09-16
XDC2016 Will Be One Of The Largest X.Org Conferences In A Long Time   X.Org   2016-09-14
The Interesting Wayland/Vulkan/Graphics Talks Happening This Month At XDC2016   X.Org   2016-09-08
AMDGPU Southern Islands Support Added To Mesa's DRM Library   Mesa   2016-09-05
Ubuntu's Mir May Be Ready For FreeSync / Adaptive-Sync   Ubuntu   2016-08-29
AMDGPU In Linux 4.9 To Bring Virtual Display Support, Improved GPU Reset   Radeon   2016-08-24
Open-Source AMD Polaris Audio Support Isn't Coming Until DAL Lands   Radeon   2016-08-09
AMD Publishes More Open-Source FreeSync Code   AMD   2016-08-03
The Size Of Different DRM Graphics Drivers In Linux 4.7   Linux Kernel   2016-07-24
A Second Batch of AMDGPU Changes Readied For Linux 4.8 Kernel   Radeon   2016-07-16
Some Of The AMDGPU Changes Being Worked On For Linux 4.8   Radeon   2016-06-26
Snagging A Deal On My Newest 4K Adaptive-Sync Monitor For Linux Testing   Hardware   2016-06-18
More DRM Code Gets Aligned For Linux 4.8 Via DRM-Next   Linux Kernel   2016-06-09
Linux Gained Some Weight The Past Two Weeks: Around 200,000 Lines   Linux Kernel   2016-05-29
DRM Changes For Linux 4.7 Bring Four New ARM Drivers, AMD Polaris Support   Linux Kernel   2016-05-23
The AMDGPU Additions For Linux 4.7 Are Enormous   Radeon   2016-05-11
More Direct Rendering Manager Code Gets Aligned For Linux 4.7   Linux Kernel   2016-05-04
Developers Still Hoping For AMD DAL Support In Linux 4.7   AMD   2016-04-30
AMD Polaris Support Lands In Mesa's RadeonSI Gallium3D Driver   Mesa   2016-03-25
AMD Polaris Support Already Lands In LLVM   LLVM   2016-03-24
AMD Is Hoping To Upstream DAL For Linux 4.7, But A Lot Of Work Is Needed   AMD   2016-03-24
AMD Publishes Initial Open-Source Driver Code For Next-Gen Polaris   AMD   2016-03-23
Some Of The Graphics Driver Improvements Coming For The Linux 4.6 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2016-03-11
AMDGPU Get More Fixes Ahead Of Linux 4.6 Merge Window   Radeon   2016-03-08
It Looks Like AMD Will Support FreeSync With Their New Linux Display Stack   AMD   2016-02-13
AMD's Massive New DAL Display Driver Is Facing An Uphill Battle   AMD   2016-02-12
AMD Sends Out Patches For New AMDGPU DAL Display Driver, Adds 93k Lines Of Code   Radeon   2016-02-11
Unreal Engine 4.10 Officially Released   Linux Gaming   2015-11-11
There's A Lot Of Exciting AMDGPU DRM Code Brewing For Eventual Catalyst Support   Radeon   2015-10-03
GTK+ 3.17.1 Fixes Many Bugs, Drops XP, Improves High Contrast Themes   GNOME   2015-04-29
Unigine 2.0 Is In Alpha With Many Changes & OpenGL 4.5 Support   Linux Gaming   2014-10-09
Hawaii Is Looking Great As A Wayland Desktop   Desktop   2014-02-10
Phoronix Test Suite 4.8 Ends On A High Note   Phoronix Test Suite   2013-12-11
HPC Challenge, New OpenCL Linux Benchmarks   Phoronix   2013-11-08
Wayland-Based Hawaii Desktop Is Still Active   Wayland   2013-10-07
Phoronix Test Suite 4.8.3 Continues Opening Benchmarks   Phoronix Test Suite   2013-10-02
Intel Hardware & Linux 3.12 Dominated September   Phoronix   2013-09-30
Linux 3.12 Codenamed "Suicidal Squirrel"   Linux Kernel   2013-09-12
Phoronix Test Suite 4.8.2 Released   Phoronix Test Suite   2013-08-30
Hawaii Wayland/Weston Shell Gets New Release   Wayland   2013-08-13
Phoronix Test Suite 4.8-Sokndal Nears Release   Phoronix Test Suite   2013-07-25
HipHop Virtual Machine 2.1 Is Even Faster   Free Software   2013-07-20
PTS 4.8 M3: Frame Latency Tests, GPU Identification, Etc   Phoronix   2013-07-19
OpenGL Frame Latency / Jitter Testing On Linux   Linux Gaming   2013-07-18
Phoronix Test Suite 4.6-Sokndal Milestone 2 Released   Phoronix Test Suite   2013-07-06
The First Release Of Phoronix Test Suite "Sokndal"   Phoronix Test Suite   2013-06-20
Min / Max FPS Comes To Test Results   Phoronix   2013-06-16
Phoronix Test Suite 4.6.1 Drives OS X Benchmarking   Phoronix Test Suite   2013-06-07
Ubuntu 13.04 Will Be Released, Rolling Fate Unknown   Ubuntu   2013-03-05
Enlightenment E17 Alpha 4 Released   Free Software   2012-11-21
Phoronix Test Suite 4.0.1-Suldal Released   Phoronix Test Suite   2012-08-21
Updates To OpenBenchmarking (Search & Comparisons)   Phoronix   2012-08-11
Suldal Is Out; Randaberg & Unterschleissheim Are Next   Phoronix   2012-07-23
Nearing Autonomous Linux Benchmark Selections   Hardware   2012-07-16
Phoronix Test Suite 4.0-Suldal Milestone 4   Phoronix Test Suite   2012-06-30
Phoronix Test Suite 4.0 Slides Closer To Release   Phoronix   2012-05-22
Suldal Improvements; New OpenCL, VDPAU Benchmarks   Phoronix   2012-04-29
Verbose GPU, CPU Information Under Linux   Phoronix   2012-04-21
PTS4-Suldal Milestone 1 Packs Exciting Features   Phoronix   2012-04-12
Suldal, GeForce GTX 680, NVIDIA Tegra 3 On Linux   Hardware   2012-03-25
Phoronix Test Suite 3.8-Bygland Officially Arrives   Phoronix   2012-03-19
The Most Popular Linux Stories Of 2011   Phoronix   2011-12-30
A Christmas Update Of Phoronix Test Suite 3.6   Phoronix   2011-12-23
Phoronix Test Suite 3.6-Arendal Released   Phoronix   2011-12-13
FreeBSD 9.0 vs. Oracle Linux Server 6.1 Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2011-12-12
UFS vs. ZFS File-System Performance On FreeBSD 9.0   BSD   2011-12-12
Building The Linux Kernel In 60 Seconds   Intel   2011-12-11
KahelOS: An Easy-To-Use Version Of Arch Linux   Arch Linux   2011-12-10
New/Updated Tests; Last Chance To Test Arendal   Phoronix   2011-12-08
Phoronix Test Suite 3.6-Arendal Milestone 3   Phoronix   2011-12-01
New Milestone For Phoronix Test Suite 3.6-Arendal   Phoronix   2011-11-07
The First Milestone Of Phoronix Test Suite "Arendal"   Phoronix   2011-10-20
S3TC For Mesa Is Talked About Some More   Mesa   2011-03-19
You Can Now Play UT3 On Linux, Sort Of   WINE   2009-03-06
Phoronix Test Suite 1.8.0 "Selbu" Alpha 1   Phoronix   2009-02-16