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Crocus: Working On Gallium3D For Old Intel Graphics   Intel   2021-03-24
Mesa Enjoyed A Record-Setting Year With Intel G3D Default, RADV ACO, Faster Performance   Mesa   2021-01-01
Mesa's Freedreno Gallium3D Now Exposes OpenGL 3.2 Support   Mesa   2020-12-29
Classic OSMesa Retires In Mesa 21.0 As The Worst Of The Software Rendering Paths   Mesa   2020-12-11
NIR-To-TGSI Support Added To Mesa 20.3   Mesa   2020-10-20
TURNIP Vulkan Driver Up And Running On Qualcomm's KGSL   Mesa   2020-09-22
Mesa Softpipe Set To See Better Performance, Introducing New NIR-To-TGSI Path   Mesa   2020-08-26
X.Org Board Elections Wrap Up For 2020   X.Org   2020-04-30
Raspberry Pi Foundation Gets Back To Working On A Vulkan Driver - New Effort By Igalia   Raspberry Pi   2020-01-31
Raspberry Pi 4 V3D Driver Reaches OpenGL ES 3.1 Conformance   Mesa   2020-01-17
X.Org Server Development Hits A Nearly Two Decade Low   X.Org   2020-01-04
Raspberry Pi 4's V3D Driver Adds OpenGL ES 3.2 Geometry Shader Support   Mesa   2019-12-16
Lima Gets Tiling While Vulkan Turnip Lands SSBO + Compute Shaders   Mesa   2019-12-05
Mesa 20.0 Lands A Load/Store Vectorizer As Latest "ACO" Backend Improvement   Mesa   2019-11-26
Raspberry Pi 4's V3D Driver Lands OpenGL ES 3.1 Bits In Mesa 19.3-devel   Mesa   2019-10-21
TURNIP Vulkan Driver Gets MSAA Working   Mesa   2019-10-16
Raspberry Pi 4's V3D Mesa Driver Nearing OpenGL ES 3.1   Mesa   2019-10-11
Igalia Is Working On "mediump" Support For Mesa To Help With OpenGL ES Performance   Mesa   2019-10-03
TURNIP Vulkan Driver Is Back To Seeing Activity   Mesa   2019-09-27
Broadcom's VC4/V3D Driver Developer Parts Ways To Join Google   Mesa   2019-08-02
Mesa Is About To Crack 2.7 Million Lines   Mesa   2019-04-29
GLAMOR Sees More Improvements For What Will Eventually Be X.Org Server 1.21   X.Org   2019-04-18
Broadcom's V3D Gallium3D Driver Nears Working Compute Shader Support   Mesa   2019-04-13
Broadcom's V3D Gallium Driver Picks Up New Features Ahead Of Mesa 19.0   Mesa   2019-01-16
The X.Org Server Continues Cruising Along As We Approach 2019   X.Org   2018-12-28
V3D Driver Fixes Glaring Performance Bug, VC4 Working Towards Proper GPU Reset   Hardware   2018-12-04
VC4 & V3D Open-Source Drivers Continue Maturing At Broadcom   Free Software   2018-10-31
AMD's Marek Olšák Is Dominating Mesa Open-Source GPU Driver Development This Year   Mesa   2018-09-12
VC4 Gallium3D Gets Much Faster Texture Upload/Download Performance, Helping GLAMOR   Mesa   2018-09-09
V3D Gallium3D Driver Making Progress On OpenGL ES Conformance   Mesa   2018-07-24
V3D & VC4 Should Have Lower CPU Overhead, More Fixes   Mesa   2018-06-26
GNOME 3 Might Be Too Resource Hungry To Ever Run Nicely On The Raspberry Pi   GNOME   2018-05-31
VC5 Gallium3D Driver Becomes V3D, Enabled By Default In Mesa   Mesa   2018-05-17
A Work-In-Progress Vulkan Driver For The Raspberry Pi / VC4   Vulkan   2018-05-08
VC5 Gallium3D Going To V3D, Ready To Turn On By Default   Mesa   2018-05-03
It's Looking Hopeful V3D DRM Driver Will Make It Into Linux 4.18   Linux Kernel   2018-05-01
V3D DRM Driver Revised As It Works To Get Into The Mainline Kernel   Linux Kernel   2018-04-24
V3D DRM Driver Steps Towards Mainline Kernel, Renamed From VC5   Linux Kernel   2018-04-19
Broadcom VC5 DRM Driver Might Soon Be On Its Way To The Mainline Linux Kernel   Linux Kernel   2018-04-17
X.Org 2018 Elections Yield 54% Voter Turnout, Select Four New Board Members   X.Org   2018-04-17
Broadcom VC5 Driver Making Good Progress With Using AMDGPU's DRM Scheduler   Mesa   2018-04-10
Valve & RADV Developers Are Topping Contributions To Mesa This Year   Mesa   2018-04-01
Broadcom VC5 DRM Driver Might Make Use Of AMDGPU's Scheduler   Linux Kernel   2018-03-31
While Still Waiting For Broadcom VideoCore 5 To Surface, There Appears To Be VC6   Hardware   2018-03-28
It's Time For X.Org Members To Cast Their 2018 Ballots   X.Org   2018-03-22
Six Candidates Are Vying For This Year's X.Org Foundation Board   X.Org   2018-03-17
Raspberry Pi Working On A "More Normal" Media Stack   Raspberry Pi   2018-03-13
Raspberry Pi VC4 Working On Polishing KMS Support, Continued VC5 Progress   Raspberry Pi   2018-02-13
VC5 Gallium3D Driver Is Onto Pushing More Triangles In Simulator   Mesa   2018-01-09
Broadcom's Open-Source VC5 OpenGL & Vulkan Support Improving   Mesa   2018-01-04
VC5 OpenGL & Vulkan Driver Advancing   Mesa   2017-12-11
Even With Wayland Around, X.Org Had A Busy 2017   X.Org   2017-12-11
VC4 & VC5 Drivers Get More Fixes Ahead Of The Holidays   Mesa   2017-11-15
VC5 Gallium3D OpenGL Driver Is Starting To Get Fit   Mesa   2017-11-08
Broadcom Bids To Snatch Qualcomm For $103 Billion   Hardware   2017-11-06
Broadcom's VC5 Gallium3D Now Supports MSAA, More OpenGL Functionality   Mesa   2017-10-31
Raspberry Pi 7" Touch Panel, SiI9234 To Be Supported By Linux 4.15   Linux Kernel   2017-10-12
Initial Gallium3D VC5 Driver Merged Into Mesa   Mesa   2017-10-10
MESA_tile_raster_order Added To The OpenGL Registry   Mesa   2017-10-10
Eric Anholt Gets More Of The VC5 OpenGL Gallium3D Driver In Order   Mesa   2017-10-03
The State Of The VC4 Driver Stack, Early Work On VC5   Hardware   2017-09-21
BCMV Driver Begins Development: Vulkan Driver For Broadcom VC5   Mesa   2017-09-05
Work Begins On Kernel DRM Driver For BCM7268 With VC5   Hardware   2017-08-28
VC5 Gallium3D Driver Close To Merging To Mainline Mesa   Mesa   2017-08-22
Broadcom Driver VC5 Instruction Scheduler Coming Together   Mesa   2017-08-15
VC4 Now Has Faster Window Movement On Raspbian   Mesa   2017-08-07
VC5 Driver Makes Strides For Future Broadcom GPU   Mesa   2017-07-25
VC5 Driver Development Continues, Raspbian Performance Still Being Tuned   Hardware   2017-07-18
Raspbian Still Being Tuned For Greater VC4 Performance   Mesa   2017-07-11
VC5 Gallium3D: A New Broadcom Open-Source Driver   Mesa   2017-07-06
Raspberry Pi VC4 Driver Working To Reduce Overhead, Android Native Fence Support   Raspberry Pi   2017-06-27
Raspberry Pi / VC4 Software Support Continues Improving   Raspberry Pi   2017-06-20
GLAMOR Updates Land In The X.Org Server, OpenGL ES Fallback   X.Org   2017-05-18
VC4 Raspberry Pi 3D Driver Development Has Been Busy This Spring   Raspberry Pi   2017-05-13
Meson Support Has Landed In The X.Org Server   X.Org   2017-04-27
VC4 Fencing, HDMI Runtime PM & More For This Raspberry Pi Driver   Raspberry Pi   2017-04-17
It's Becoming Easier To Write Linux DRM Drivers   Linux Kernel   2017-04-11
VC4 Raspberry Pi Driver Working On DMA-BUF Fencing   Raspberry Pi   2017-04-11
The Meson Build System Is Being Fitted For The X.Org Server   X.Org   2017-03-27
Eric Anholt Continues Tuning GLAMOR, Cleaning Up ARM CLCD Driver   Arm   2017-03-21
Keith Packard Comments On Valve Work   Linux Gaming   2017-03-14
Gallium3D VC4 Driver Being Ported To A Phone   Hardware   2017-03-14
HDMI Audio Patches Posted For Raspberry Pi's VC4 Driver   Raspberry Pi   2017-02-07
Raspberry Pi Gallium3D Driver Continues To Be Tweaked For Greater Performance   Mesa   2017-01-31
Faster Raspberry Pi X.Org Desktop Performance With NEON   X.Org   2017-01-16
VC4 Gallium3D Thread Switching Work, Reviewing On-Disk Shader Cache   Mesa   2017-01-03
VC4 Gallium3D Lands Some Minor Optimizations, 2016 Was Great For This RPi 3D Driver   Mesa   2016-12-30
X.Org Server Development Continues Trending Quite Low   X.Org   2016-12-27
VC4 Stepping Closer To Feature Parity With Original Raspberry Pi Driver   Raspberry Pi   2016-12-19
Raspberry Pi VC4 Driver Work On SDTV, HDMI Audio & More   Raspberry Pi   2016-12-06
Raspberry Pi's Open-Source VC4 Graphics Driver Seeing More Performance Work   Mesa   2016-11-29
Raspberry Pi's Desktop Likely Switching To Compton For Better Performance   Raspberry Pi   2016-11-15
Talk Of An ARM Vendor Open-Sourcing Their 3D Driver?   Arm   2016-11-14
Threading Support Is In The Works For Raspberry Pi's VC4 Open-Source GPU Driver   Mesa   2016-11-13
Raspberry Pi VC4 Works On ETC1 Support, Power Management Tweaks   Raspberry Pi   2016-11-07
HDMI Audio Support Being Worked On For Raspberry Pi VC4   Raspberry Pi   2016-10-24
VC4 Gallium3D Driver Now Has Better Texture Upload Performance   Mesa   2016-10-19
Raspberry Pi VC4 Graphics Driver Working To Support QPU Shaders   Raspberry Pi   2016-10-12
X.Org's GLAMOR 2D Performance Continues To Be Tuned   X.Org   2016-09-26
Raspbian Likely To Use Firmware-Based KMS For Raspberry Pi As Temporary Measure   X.Org   2016-09-19
VC4 Raspberry Pi Driver Gets Job Shuffling For Faster OpenGL   Mesa   2016-09-14
Raspberry Pi Zero Will Likely Be Supported On Linux 4.9   Hardware   2016-08-29
Raspberry Pi VC4 Gallium3D Makes More Progress With NIR, Camera DMA-BUF   Mesa   2016-08-23
Raspbian DRM Updated, DSI Driver Not Yet Ready For Upstream Due To Firmware Blob Issue   Hardware   2016-08-15
Lower Memory Use For The VC4 Raspberry Pi Gallium3D Driver   Mesa   2016-08-08
X.Org Server Development Continues Trending Lower   X.Org   2016-07-16
Raspberry Pi VC4 DRM Changes For Linux 4.8   Raspberry Pi   2016-07-12
Dirk Hohndel Is No Longer Intel's Chief Linux/OSS Technologist   Intel   2016-07-06
Wayland's Weston Nukes Its Raspberry Pi Backend/Renderer   Wayland   2016-06-03
Intel Loses Another Longtime Open-Source Graphics Driver Developer   Intel   2016-05-12
Raspberry Pi's VC4 DRM Driver In Linux 4.7 Will Bring DPI Panel Support   Raspberry Pi   2016-04-14
Raspberry Pi 3, Linux 4.6 & AMDGPU Were Popular Among Our 300+ Articles This Month   Premium   2016-03-31
Linux 4.6 To Offer Faster Raspberry Pi 3D Performance   Raspberry Pi   2016-03-14
XWayland Lands The GLAMOR X-Video Support   Wayland   2016-03-11
Raspberry Pi 3 Is Looking Towards Upstream Kernel Support   Raspberry Pi   2016-03-03
The VC4 Open-Source Driver Stack Will Work With The Raspberry Pi 3   Raspberry Pi   2016-03-03
Raspbian Now Ships With Experimental Support For The New VC4 OpenGL Driver   Debian   2016-02-09
Raspberry Pi VC4 DRM Driver Is Getting Runtime Power Management & GPU Reset   Raspberry Pi   2016-02-09
GLAMOR Is Getting More Cleanups In Aiming For Better Performance   X.Org   2016-01-29
X.Org Server Development Slows To Lowest Point In A Decade   X.Org   2016-01-04
Mesa Saw The Most Commits Last Year Since 2010   Mesa   2016-01-01
Raspberry Pi 2 Support Being Tried For Linux 4.5 Kernel   Raspberry Pi   2015-12-29
Raspberry Pi 2 Code Getting Ready For Upstreaming In Linux Kernel   Raspberry Pi   2015-12-16
The Raspberry Pi Open-Source 3D Driver Still Has A Lot Of Work Ahead   Raspberry Pi   2015-12-15
Mesa 11.1 Will Likely Support The Raspberry Pi 3D Support In Linux 4.5   Mesa   2015-12-14
Raspberry Pi VC4 3D Acceleration Should Come To Linux 4.5   Raspberry Pi   2015-12-11
Raspberry Pi VC4 Gallium3D Support Continues Marching Along   Mesa   2015-12-08
Are There Any Raspberry Pi 2 Benchmarks You'd Like To See?   Raspberry Pi   2015-11-12
X.Org Server Commit Process Opens Up To More Developers   X.Org   2015-10-27
Raspberry Pi KMS Driver Will Indeed Land For Linux 4.4   Raspberry Pi   2015-10-22
Raspberry Pi KMS Driver Pull Request Sent For Linux 4.4   Raspberry Pi   2015-10-21
Raspberry Pi KMS Driver Updated   Raspberry Pi   2015-10-10
Raspberry Pi KMS-Only, No-3D Driver Under Review   Raspberry Pi   2015-08-13
Raspberry Pi To Get Firmware Driver In Linux 4.3, Closer To DRM Driver Support   Raspberry Pi   2015-08-12
RadeonSI Gallium3D Enabled In Android Builds, VC4 Looks To Be Added   Mesa   2015-06-09
Raspberry Pi's VC4 Gallium3D Driver Switches To Using NIR   Mesa   2015-04-02
Intel Adds Mesa IR To NIR Translator & Makes Other NIR Improvements   Mesa   2015-03-28
Mesa Is At Nearly 1,500 Commits This Year   Mesa   2015-03-26
GLAMOR Starts Getting Improved For X.Org Server 1.18   X.Org   2015-03-25
DRI3 Support Finally Added To AMD's Radeon X.Org Driver   X.Org   2015-03-17
QuIC Continues Contributing To Open-Source MDP DRM/KMS Driver   Hardware   2015-03-06
The Raspberry Pi VC4 Graphics Driver You Won't Find In Linux 4.0   Linux Kernel   2015-02-24
The Raspberry Pi Gallium3D Driver Has Made Much Progress In Less Than A Year   Mesa   2015-01-20
Linux.Conf.Au 2015 Kicks Off In Auckland   Linux Events   2015-01-12
X.Org Server Saw More Code In 2014 Than 2013, But Its Heydays Are Over   X.Org   2015-01-03
Mesa Crosses 1.5 Million Lines Of Code, Highest Activity Since 2011   Mesa   2014-12-31
NIR Has Been Revised As A New IR For Mesa   Mesa   2014-12-18
VC4 Gallium3D Adds DMA-BUF Support, Yields Working DRI3   Mesa   2014-12-18
Raspberry Pi's Gallium3D Driver Could Now Run Significantly Faster   Mesa   2014-12-17
GLAMOR Acceleration Continues To Be Cleaned Up   X.Org   2014-10-30