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Linux 4.7 Articles & Reviews

Btrfs RAID vs. Linux Software RAID Benchmarks On Linux 4.7   Storage   2016-08-15
Windows 10 vs. Ubuntu + Linux 4.7 + Mesa 12.1 Intel OpenGL Tests   Operating Systems   2016-08-08
4-Disk Btrfs RAID Benchmarks On Linux 4.7   Storage   2016-08-06
Linux 4.7 Brings A Plethora Of New Features   Software   2016-05-29
Linux 4.7 CPUFreq Schedutil Testing vs. P-State   Software   2016-05-21
AMDGPU DRM For Linux 4.7 Will Bring Some Performance Boosts For The R9 Fury   Display Drivers   2016-05-15
Early Radeon DRM-Next Tests Ahead Of Linux 4.7, Mesa 11.3: Many Improvements, One Card Falls   Display Drivers   2016-05-14
Nouveau "Boost" Patches Show Much Performance Potential   Display Drivers   2016-04-16

Linux 4.7 Linux & Open-Source News

DragonFlyBSD Updates Its Intel Graphics Driver From Linux 4.8.17   BSD   2019-12-27
The Biggest Open-Source / Linux Radeon News Of The 2010s   Radeon   2019-12-18
The Most Popular Linux / Open-Source News Of This Decade   Phoronix   2019-12-11
DragonFlyBSD Pulls In AMD Radeon Graphics Code From The Linux 4.7 Kernel   BSD   2019-08-25
DragonFlyBSD Updates Its Radeon/TTM Driver Code Against Linux 3.18 Bits   BSD   2019-05-04
Schedutil CPU Frequency Scaling Governor Improvements Coming To Linux 4.18   Linux Kernel   2018-05-23
Allwinner A83T Will Support HDMI With Linux 4.17   AMD   2018-02-25
Intel Coffee Lake Graphics Support Added To DragonFlyBSD   BSD   2018-01-03
DragonFlyBSD 5.0 Released With Initial HAMMER2 Support, Support For 900k+ Processes   BSD   2017-10-16
DragonFlyBSD 4.8.1 Released, Updates Intel DRM Against Linux 4.7.10   BSD   2017-08-03
Radeon DRM Driver For DragonFlyBSD Sees Big Update   BSD   2017-05-06
Allwinner Display Engine 2.0 Being Worked On For DRM Driver   Hardware   2017-02-26
Musl 1.1.16 Released, Fixes CVE Integer Overflow, s390x Support   Free Software   2017-01-03
Radeon R9 290 Testing Update With Linux 4.10, AMDGPU-PRO 16.50   Radeon   2017-01-02
A Look Back At Some Of The Best Features Added To The Linux Kernel In 2016   Linux Kernel   2017-01-01
The Most Viewed Linux Kernel News Stories Of 2016   Linux Kernel   2016-12-30
VC4 Gallium3D Lands Some Minor Optimizations, 2016 Was Great For This RPi 3D Driver   Mesa   2016-12-30
The Top NVIDIA vs. AMD/Radeon Linux News Of 2016   Hardware   2016-12-29
The Strange Behavior Of My Radeon R9 290 Is Still There   AMD   2016-12-18
A Word Of Warning When Using AMDGPU-PRO On An Unsupported Kernel   AMD   2016-11-14
Debian 9.0 Stretch Installer Updated WIth Better ARM EFI Support, Merged-/usr   Debian   2016-11-13
Linux 4.9 Kernel Tacks On Over 200k Lines Of Code   Linux Kernel   2016-10-18
EGL_ANDROID_native_fence_sync For Intel Still Baking   Mesa   2016-10-11
Regressed R9 290 Isn't Affected By Issue When Using AMDGPU DRM Driver   Radeon   2016-10-04
GNOME 3.22 Now Available On OpenSUSE Tumbleweed   GNOME   2016-09-23
BFS Scheduler Gets "Substantial Updates" For Linux 4.7   Linux Kernel   2016-09-17
Trying Out The FreeBSD-Powered TrueOS With Its Custom Qt Desktop   BSD   2016-09-06
PC-BSD-Renamed TrueOS To Use LibreSSL, Linux DRM 4.7 Compatibility   BSD   2016-09-01
Linux 4.8, AMDGPU, RADV & Google's Fuchsia OS Dominated This Month   Phoronix   2016-08-31
What's Been Going On With CPUFreq & The Scheduler   Linux Kernel   2016-08-23
August Has Been A Super Exciting Month So Far For Linux / Open-Source Users   Free Software   2016-08-21
Btrfs RAID Tests On Linux 4.8   Linux Storage   2016-08-17
That Radeon Performance Regression For R9 290 Might Be Nailed   Radeon   2016-08-15
Reiser4 Now Has Support For The Linux 4.7 Kernel   Linux Storage   2016-08-09
Linux 4.8-rc1 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   2016-08-07
The Speed Of Ubuntu 16.10 Currently Versus Ubuntu 16.04, Clear Linux   Clear Linux   2016-08-06
Linux 4.7 - Btrfs vs. EXT4 vs. F2FS vs. XFS vs. NTFS Benchmarks   Linux Storage   2016-08-04
P-State Algorithm Change, Schedutil IOWait Boosting   Linux Kernel   2016-08-01
Linux Graphics, RX 480 & Other July Excitement; Did You Notice Something Different?   Phoronix   2016-07-31
SMR Drive Support In Linux 4.8 To Be Further Improved   Linux Storage   2016-07-26
Clear Linux Already Jumps Onto The Linux 4.7 Kernel   Clear Linux   2016-07-26
GNU Linux-libre 4.7-gnu Deblobs More Drivers   Linux Kernel   2016-07-25
Linux 4.7 Kernel Officially Released   Linux Kernel   2016-07-24
The Size Of Different DRM Graphics Drivers In Linux 4.7   Linux Kernel   2016-07-24
Hardened Usercopy Appears Ready To Be Merged For Linux 4.8   Linux Kernel   2016-07-24
The Biggest Features Of The Linux 4.7 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2016-07-24
Linux 4.7 Notebook Power Testing: Possible Regression When Idling   Linux Kernel   2016-07-22
Intel Has More DRM Graphics Fixes Needed For Kabylake In Linux 4.7   Linux Kernel   2016-07-18
Fresh AMDGPU-PRO vs. Mesa 12.1-dev Performance FIgures For The Radeon RX 480   AMD   2016-07-16
Linux Has Seen 30k+ Commits So Far This Year   Linux Kernel   2016-07-14
Linux 4.7-rc7 Released: Linux 4.7 Kernel In Two Weeks   Linux Kernel   2016-07-11
Intel DRM-Next Performance Tests With Skylake (Linux 4.8)   Intel   2016-07-10
Trying The Radeon RX 480 & R9 Fury With The AMDGPU Code For Linux 4.8   Radeon   2016-07-09
Radeon/AMDGPU Updates For The Linux 4.8 Kernel   Radeon   2016-07-08
More Polaris & Tonga Fixes For Linux 4.7   Radeon   2016-07-06
AMD's Linux Driver Will Likely See A Power Change For The Radeon RX 480 Too   Radeon   2016-07-06
Linux 4.7-rc6 Released, Bigger Than The Earlier RCs   Linux Kernel   2016-07-04
Radeon RX 480: RadeonSI Gallium3D vs. AMDGPU-PRO - Interesting CPU/Power Difference   Radeon   2016-07-02
Compare Your Linux System's OpenGL Performance Side-By-Side With The Radeon RX 480   Radeon   2016-06-29
Extra Steam Linux Gaming Benchmarks Of The AMD Radeon RX 480   Linux Gaming   2016-06-29
Vulkan, Raspberry Pi 3, AMDGPU & Other Exciting Linux Milestones So Far This Year   Phoronix   2016-06-28
A Variety Of OpenGL/OpenCL NVIDIA 367.27 vs. AMD Linux 4.7 + Mesa Git Benchmarks   Hardware   2016-06-27
Linux 4.7-rc5 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   2016-06-26
What You Need To Do To Your Linux System If You Want Open-Source RX 480 Support   Radeon   2016-06-26
A Significant Linux 4.7 Kernel Performance Regression Has Now Been Resolved   Linux Kernel   2016-06-26
More Mediatek DRM Display Work Is Coming For Linux 4.8   Hardware   2016-06-24
AMDGPU Fixes For Polaris Queuing Up For Linux 4.7   Radeon   2016-06-22
Trying Various OpenGL 4.x Games On Linux With An Intel Skylake Core i5   Intel   2016-06-22
AMDGPU DRM Driver Updates To Work With Production Polaris GPUs   Radeon   2016-06-21
Why The R9 290 & Other Select Radeon GPUs Are Performing Miserably On Linux 4.7   Radeon   2016-06-20
Linux 4.7-rc4 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   2016-06-20
5-Way Mesa 12.1-dev + Linux 4.7 Git Radeon Comparison   Radeon   2016-06-19
Linux 4.7-rc3 Kernel Has Been Released To End A Quiet Week   Linux Kernel   2016-06-12
AMDGPU-PRO vs. Linux 4.7 + Mesa 12.1-dev OpenGL Benchmarks   Radeon   2016-06-12
Ubuntu 16.10 Continues Planning For The Linux 4.8 Kernel   Ubuntu   2016-06-09
Linux 4.7-rc2 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   2016-06-05
The Linux 4.7 Kernel Builds Are Finally Playing Nicely Again On All My Systems   Linux Kernel   2016-06-05
Intel Lands Its First Batch Of Graphics Driver Changes For Linux 4.8 Into DRM-Next   Intel   2016-06-02
OpenSUSE Tumbleweed Soon Switching To Linux 4.6, Clear Linux Already On 4.6   Clear Linux   2016-06-01
AMDGPU, Dota 2 Vulkan, NVIDIA Pascal Were Wowing Linux Users   Phoronix   2016-05-31
17-Way NVIDIA Binary vs. AMD Open-Source Linux 4.6 / Mesa Git Driver Tests   Hardware   2016-05-31
The 12 Big New Features Of Mesa 12.0   Mesa   2016-05-31
Another Hisilicon DRM Driver Is In The Works   Linux Kernel   2016-05-30
Linux 4.7-rc1 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   2016-05-29
Linux Gained Some Weight The Past Two Weeks: Around 200,000 Lines   Linux Kernel   2016-05-29
Chrome OS Keyboard Backlight LEDs Will Be Supported By Linux 4.7   Google   2016-05-28
Linux 4.7 Adds PMC Driver For Intel Core SoCs   Intel   2016-05-28
Linux 4.7 To Support The Expensive Xbox One Elite Controller   Linux Gaming   2016-05-28
More Sound Updates Playing For Linux 4.7   Hardware   2016-05-28
Linux 4.7 Adding DP++ Dongle Detection For The Intel DRM Driver   Hardware   2016-05-27
Linux 4.7 Adds Option To Remove Exported Kernel Symbols That Go Unused   Linux Kernel   2016-05-26
You May Want To Think Twice About Trying Linux 4.7 Git Right Now   Linux Kernel   2016-05-26
XFS Brings Bug Fixes & Minor Improvements To Linux 4.7   Linux Storage   2016-05-26
Linux PWM Gains An Atomic Interface In Linux 4.7   Hardware   2016-05-25
Year 2038 Fixes Still Being Worked On For The Linux Kernel   Linux Kernel   2016-05-25
EXT4 Has Many Bug Fixes For Linux 4.7   Linux Storage   2016-05-25
Intel's P-State Driver Does Seem To Be In Bad Shape On Linux 4.6~4.7   Intel   2016-05-24
ZAC / Shingled Magnetic Recording Device Work For The Linux 4.7 Kernel   Linux Storage   2016-05-23
DRM Changes For Linux 4.7 Bring Four New ARM Drivers, AMD Polaris Support   Linux Kernel   2016-05-23
F2FS & Btrfs Get Fixes For Linux 4.7 Kernel   Linux Storage   2016-05-22
25k Lines Of Reworked Code For The Linux 4.7 Staging Area   Linux Kernel   2016-05-21
Nouveau Open-Source NVIDIA Code Finally Starts Lining Up For Linux 4.7   Nouveau   2016-05-20
Intel SNA vs. Modesetting GLAMOR - DDX Benchmarks   Intel   2016-05-20
Trying R600g On Mesa 11.3, Cayman GPU On Linux 4.7 Radeon DRM Yields Problems   Mesa   2016-05-20
Linux 4.7 Supports Realtek ALC234, Continued Work On Skylake HDMI Audio   Hardware   2016-05-19
Linux 4.7 To Finally Support The First "Light Ridge" Thunderbolt Controller   Intel   2016-05-19
Mesa 11.3 Isn't A Game Changer For Intel's Haswell   Intel   2016-05-19
The New Features So Far This Linux 4.7 Merge Window   Linux Kernel   2016-05-19
KVM AVIC Support Coming To Linux 4.7 For Improving AMD Virtualization Performance   Virtualization   2016-05-19
PowerPlay Fixes, More Polaris PCI IDs For AMDGPU 4.7   Radeon   2016-05-19
Linux 4.7 To Gain New Security Feature Ported From Chrome OS   Linux Kernel   2016-05-19
New ARM SoCs Supported By Linux 4.7, Including The First Mainline LG ARM Platform   Arm   2016-05-18
HID Updates For Linux 4.7 Affect ASUS Devices, Corsair RGB Keyboards   Linux Kernel   2016-05-17
Many Networking Changes Are Inbound For Linux 4.7   Linux Kernel   2016-05-17
Async Discard Support Comes For Linux 4.7   Linux Storage   2016-05-17
Linux 4.7 Adds ARM64 Support For Hibernate & Suspend-To-Disk   Arm   2016-05-17
ACPI 6.1, CPUFreq Schedutil Provide Power Fun For Linux 4.7   Linux Kernel   2016-05-16
Linux 4.7 To Support SGI's Ultraviolet UV4   Hardware   2016-05-16
Numerous Scheduler Changes Inbound For Linux 4.7   Linux Kernel   2016-05-16
EFI Bootloader Control Driver, Core EFI Capsule Ready For Linux 4.7   Hardware   2016-05-16
AMD's Carrizo Gets Accumulated Power Reporting In Linux 4.7   Hardware   2016-05-16
Linux 4.6 Kernel Officially Released   Linux Kernel   2016-05-15
An Ubuntu/Debian Kernel To Play With AMDGPU's OverDrive Overclocking Support   Radeon   2016-05-15
An Early Look Ahead At The Linux 4.7 Features Expected For The Merge Window   Linux Kernel   2016-05-15
AMD Delivers OverDrive Overclocking Support For AMDGPU DRM Driver   Radeon   2016-05-13
Here's An Ubuntu Kernel For Trying Out AMDGPU/Radeon Changes Of Linux 4.7   Radeon   2016-05-13
The AMDGPU Additions For Linux 4.7 Are Enormous   Radeon   2016-05-11
The List Of Intel DRM Changes For Linux 4.7   Intel   2016-05-11
CPUFreq's New Scaling Governor Is Coming For Linux 4.7   Linux Kernel   2016-05-10
Mediatek DRM Driver Added For Linux 4.7 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2016-05-10
AMD Soon Might Have Out AMDGPU Support For The Original GCN GPUs   Radeon   2016-05-09
Intel DRM Driver Code Is Going Through More Refactoring   Intel   2016-05-08
Bufferbloat Is Still Being Fought In Linux Kernel, Another Big Improvement Queued   Linux Networking   2016-05-05
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
Render Nodes & Gamma Ramp Support For The Raspberry Pi VC4 Driver   Raspberry Pi   2016-05-03
Windows 10 & People Learning I'm Not A Robot Were The Most Popular Stories This Month   Phoronix   2016-04-30
Developers Still Hoping For AMD DAL Support In Linux 4.7   AMD   2016-04-30
Allwinner DRM Driver Will Be Present In Linux 4.7   Linux Kernel   2016-04-29
New DRM Driver Set For Linux 4.7: ARC PGU   Linux Kernel   2016-04-28
Many EFI Updates Prepped For Linux 4.7 Kernel   Hardware   2016-04-25
More Intel DRM Graphics Driver Changes Line Up For Linux 4.7   Intel   2016-04-21
Over/Under Volting & Clocking Improvements Under Review For Nouveau   Nouveau   2016-04-19
Here's An Ubuntu Kernel Build If You Want To Help Test Nouveau Boost Support   Nouveau   2016-04-17
Intel Graphics Engine Reset/Recovery Support Coming To Linux   Intel   2016-04-14
Raspberry Pi's VC4 DRM Driver In Linux 4.7 Will Bring DPI Panel Support   Raspberry Pi   2016-04-14
Intel Has New DRM Linux Driver Code Ready For Testing: More Atomic Goodness   Intel   2016-04-11
Linux 4.7 Will Bring Intel Color Manager, Changes Needed For Vulkan On Haswell   Linux Kernel   2016-04-01
AMD Polaris Support Lands In Mesa's RadeonSI Gallium3D Driver   Mesa   2016-03-25
Power-Saving FBC For Intel Skylake Is Still Baking On Linux   Intel   2016-03-24