Phoronix articles, reviews and news stories searched from of our archive since the launch of in 2004.

Hans de Goede Linux & Open-Source News

Last Minute Linux 6.6 Fixes Address Nine "Unusable" Lenovo AMD Laptops   Hardware   2023-10-27
Unplugging Logitech USB Receivers Has Been Causing The Linux Kernel To Crash   Linux Kernel   2023-10-15
HP BIOS Management/Configuration Driver Coming For Linux 6.6   Hardware   2023-07-16
Mediatek Gains Stateless AV1/HEVC Codecs, Intel Atom ISP Driver Getting Fit   Multimedia   2023-07-07
Fedora's RPM Fusion Adds Experimental Intel IPU6 Web Camera Support   Intel   2023-05-24
10 Years Later, Linux Getting A Touchscreen Driver For A Once Popular Tablet   Hardware   2023-04-12
Intel's IPU6 Webcam Linux Driver Still A Mess, But Some Patches To Help   Intel   2022-11-27
Linux Laptop Backlight Fixes On The Way For v6.1, More Testing Encouraged   Hardware   2022-11-06
Old & Weird Laptops Risk Seeing Broken Backlight Controls With Linux 6.1   Hardware   2022-10-27
AMD Ryzen 7000 Series, Linux 6.0, MGLRU, Rust & IO_uring Made For An Exciting September   Phoronix   2022-10-01
Linux's Display Brightness/Backlight Interface Is Finally Being Overhauled   Desktop   2022-09-17
More ASUS ROG Laptop Improvements Queued Ahead Of Linux 6.1   Hardware   2022-08-26
Two Months After Being Merged, Intel In-Field Scan Marked "Broken" For Linux 5.19   Intel   2022-07-15
PCI Changes Land In Linux 5.19 - Including Power Management Quirk For Intel DG2 Graphics   Hardware   2022-06-02
Linux 5.19 Lands New Intel IFS Driver For Helping To Detect Faulty Silicon   Intel   2022-05-24
Fedora BIOS Boot SIG Launched For Those Wanting To Maintain Legacy BIOS Support   Fedora   2022-05-20
Intel In-Field Scan "IFS" Poised For Linux 5.19 To Help Spot Faulty Silicon   Intel   2022-05-13
Linux Workaround Coming For Better s2idle Resume On More AMD Lenovo Laptops   AMD   2022-05-08
Some Tablets/Convertibles With Linux 5.17 Will Now Have Working Pen Support   Hardware   2022-01-17
The Intel/AMD Laptop & Tablet Support Improvements For Linux 5.17   Hardware   2022-01-10
More Troublesome x86 Android Tablets Being Fixed Up By New Linux Driver   Hardware   2022-01-04
ThinkPad ACPI Driver Picking Up New Features With Linux 5.17   Hardware   2021-12-31
Linux 5.17 To Introduce A New Driver Just To Deal With Buggy x86 Tablets   Linux Kernel   2021-12-27
Privacy-Screen DRM API With Intel Support Ready Now That GNOME Is Prepared To Use It   Hardware   2021-09-10
Patches Ready For Getting DisplayPort Over USB Type-C Working For More Intel Hardware   Hardware   2021-08-21
VirtualBox Shared Folder With Linux 5.14 Will Open New Files Faster, Fixes "git clone"   Virtualization   2021-07-13
Linux 5.13 Merge Window Kicks Off With Microsoft Surface Improvements, Gigabyte WMI Driver   Linux Kernel   2021-04-26
The Linux Kernel & GNOME Desktop Preparing For Privacy Screen Support   Hardware   2021-04-14
Linux Finally Has A Tool For Encryption Setup With Older Logitech Wireless Keyboards   Hardware   2021-04-06
Linux Could Soon Have A New Knob For Toggling Performance/Power-Profile For Laptops   Hardware   2020-10-05
Linux 5.10 To Bring Some Improvements For Newer Lenovo Laptops   Hardware   2020-09-14
Linux 5.9 Will Finally Offer Proper Support For The ThinkPad 10 Ultrabook Keyboard   Hardware   2020-07-12
Fedora Looking To Offer Better Upstream Solution For Hiding/Showing GRUB Menu   Fedora   2020-06-30
Some Older Intel Tablets Finally Seeing Working Touchscreen With Linux 5.7   Intel   2020-04-07
Linux 5.7 Adding Infrastructure To See Better Out-Of-The-Box Touchscreen Support   Hardware   2020-03-22
Intel Bay Trail Continues To See Linux Fixes In 2020 - This Time For Time Drifting   Intel   2020-03-12
X.Org Server Lands Fixes For XWayland Full-Screen Support   X.Org   2020-02-24
X.Org Server Development Hits A Nearly Two Decade Low   X.Org   2020-01-04
From Botched Releases To Exciting New Features, Fedora Saw A Lot Of Changes During The 2010s   Fedora   2019-12-24
Intel Sends Out A Big Christmas Update Of Graphics Driver Changes Aiming For Linux 5.6   Intel   2019-12-23
Linux 5.5 Brings Logitech G15 Driver, Better Windows Precision Touchpad Support   Hardware   2019-11-30
GNOME's Mutter Adds XWayland Full-Screen Games Workaround   GNOME   2019-11-01
VirtualBox Guest Shared Folder Support Coming To The Mainline Linux Kernel   Virtualization   2019-10-31
Disney+ Currently Won't Work On Linux Systems Due To Tightened DRM   Multimedia   2019-10-20
XWayland Lands RandR/Vidmode Emulation For Better Game Handling   X.Org   2019-10-12
Logitech Gaming Keyboards Getting A New Driver With Linux 5.5   Hardware   2019-10-04
Ubuntu 19.10 To Ship With Flicker-Free Boot Support   Ubuntu   2019-07-16
Plymouth Adds New Firmware Upgrade Mode For Better Fwupd Integration   Red Hat   2019-05-30
Problems Being Investigated Under Wayland Itches Program, Including Gaming Performance   Wayland   2019-05-22
The Better Logitech Wireless Device Support In The Linux 5.2 Kernel   Hardware   2019-05-21
Prolific Red Hat Developer Starts Up "Wayland Itches" Project   Wayland   2019-05-14
Intel Baytrail & Cherrytrail Systems Can Now Correctly Hibernate Again Under Linux   Intel   2019-05-06
A Number Of Logitech Mouse/Keyboard Support Improvements Coming To Linux 5.2   Hardware   2019-04-28
Fedora 30's Slick Boot Process Is Ready To Go   Fedora   2019-02-21
Fedora 30 Flips On Intel Graphics Fastboot By Default To Enhance The Boot Experience   Fedora   2019-02-01
Intel Valleyview & Cherry Trail Hardware Likely To See Fastboot Flipped On   Intel   2019-01-30
Intel Could Finally Be Ready To Enable Fastboot By Default For Skylake & Newer   Intel   2019-01-25
FOSDEM 19 Is Happening In Just Three Weeks, There Will Once Again Be A Graphics Room   Linux Events   2019-01-13
Fedora 30 To Finish Polishing Off Their Flicker-Free Boot Experience   Fedora   2019-01-03
Fedora Had A Killer 2018, But It Will Be Interesting To See What Comes Next Year   Fedora   2018-12-31
Linux 4.21 Staging Updates Have "Lots & Lots Of Tiny Patches"   Linux Kernel   2018-12-29
The Most Popular Intel Linux News & Reviews Of 2018   Intel   2018-12-25
Enabling Intel Fastboot Support By Default Brought Up, Again   Intel   2018-12-17
Plymouth Lands Its Tighter Integration With UEFI Flicker-Free Boot Experience   Red Hat   2018-12-05
Fedora Perfecting Their Flicker-Free Boot Experience With A New Plymouth Theme   Fedora   2018-11-14
Plymouth 0.9.4 Boot Splash Released, First Update In A Year & Adds DRM Preferred Mode   Red Hat   2018-11-06
NVIDIA RTX, AMD On Linux & Distro Performance Dominated Linux Discussions In October   Phoronix   2018-11-01
Fedora 29 Succeeds At Flicker-Free Boot Experience On Intel Hardware   Fedora   2018-10-01
VirtualBox DRM Driver Gets Patches To Go Atomic, Promote Out Of Staging   Oracle   2018-09-27
VirtualBox DRM/KMS Driver Proceeding With Atomic Mode-Setting Support   Virtualization   2018-09-18
Linux 4.19 Adds Deferred Console Takeover Support For FBDEV - Cleaner Boot Process   Linux Kernel   2018-08-23
USB Type-C DisplayPort Alternate Mode Driver Coming To Linux 4.19   Linux Kernel   2018-07-10
There's A Discussion Again About Flipping On Intel "Fastboot" DRM Driver Support   Intel   2018-06-07
Fedora 29 Might Hide The GRUB Boot Menu & It's Causing Lots Of Debate   Fedora   2018-05-31
USB Type-C Improvements On The Way To The Linux 4.17 Kernel   Hardware   2018-04-04
X.Org Server 1.19.7 Is Being Prepared For Ubuntu With OutputClass Improvements   Ubuntu   2018-02-13
A Recap Of The Many Interesting Presentations At FOSDEM 2018   Linux Events   2018-02-13
Fedora's Power Tweaks Dropped The Power Use On A ThinkPad By ~30%   Fedora   2018-02-06
Fedora 28 Will Hopefully Enable Intel PSR To Further Conserve Laptop Power   Fedora   2018-02-01
Linux 4.16 Gets Three New Driver Subsystems Plus VirtualBox Guest Driver   Linux Kernel   2018-02-01
VirtualBox Guest Driver Being Mainlined With Linux 4.16   Linux Kernel   2018-01-15
Fedora Rawhide Flips On New SATA Power Management Policy   Fedora   2017-12-25
VirtualBox Guest Drivers Still Working Their Way To The Mainline Linux Kernel   Virtualization   2017-11-26
Fedora 28 Hopes To Improve Linux Laptop Battery Life   Fedora   2017-11-16
A Useful Intel Power Management Feature Has Landed For Linux 4.15   Intel   2017-11-16
Red Hat Planning Fresh Work On Linux Battery Life, Testers Needed   Red Hat   2017-09-14
EFI In Linux 4.14 Will Better Handle Rebooting Of Buggy Systems   Hardware   2017-09-05
VirtualBox DRM/KMS Graphics Driver Being Prepped For Mainline Kernel   Virtualization   2017-06-09
The Debate Over GLVND In Fedora 25 Is Still Going On   Fedora   2017-02-07
X.Org Server Development Continues Trending Quite Low   X.Org   2016-12-27
Modesetting, PRIME Cursor Improvements Land In X.Org Server   X.Org   2016-09-13
X.Org Server 1.19 Proposed For Release Next Month   X.Org   2016-09-04
Red Hat Is Working To Improve Linux Switchable Graphics   Red Hat   2016-07-07
A KMS Driver Is Coming For Mini USB Projectors   Hardware   2016-06-03
Nouveau Continues Making Progress On Compute Support, SPIR-V   Nouveau   2016-01-30
Work Moves Along On An LLVM TGSI Back-End For Nouveau   Nouveau   2015-11-20
Red Hat Has Another Developer Now Working On Nouveau   Nouveau   2015-05-26
Libinput 0.13 Changes The Tap Motion Threshold   Hardware   2015-03-24
F22 Switch From Evdev & Synaptics To Libinput   Fedora   2015-02-23
Libinput Patches Add Touchpad Gestures & Wacom Tools   Hardware   2015-02-18
Libinput Looks To Dominate On Both X11 & Wayland   X.Org   2015-02-04
USB Attached SCSI (UAS) Is Now Working Under Linux   Linux Kernel   2014-06-17
Fedora Rawhide Can Now Run The X.Org Server Without Root Rights   X.Org   2014-06-16
New X.Org Being Added To Rawhide For Fedora 21   Red Hat   2014-04-29
xf86-video-modesetting Now Supports Server-Managed FDs   X.Org   2014-04-28
Nouveau Becomes Friendly Towards Non-Root X Server   Nouveau   2014-04-06
Intel, Radeon Drivers Become Friendly With Non-Root X Server   X.Org   2014-04-03
Red Hat Makes A Suid Root Wrapper For Xorg   Red Hat   2014-03-05
X.Org Server Systemd Integration Proposed   X.Org   2014-01-27
USB 2.0 & USB-Over-Network Redirect For QEMU   Virtualization   2011-06-01
LM_Sensors For ATI Graphics Cards   Hardware   2008-10-19