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More Of Valve's RADV Optimizations Around Fast-Linking Reach Mesa 23.1   Mesa   2023-02-02
RADV Graphics Pipeline Library Support Becoming Speedy, Aims For Mesa 23.1 Promotion   Radeon   2023-01-29
Valve Fixes RAGE 2 Breaking For Recent Mesa RADV Driver   Mesa   2023-01-29
RADV Receives Patches To Help With Less Stuttering For Zink   Radeon   2023-01-20
RADV Lands A Few More Improvements To Reduce CPU Overhead   Radeon   2023-01-04
Mesa Open-Source 3D Drivers Experienced Record Growth In 2022   Mesa   2022-12-29
RADV Lands Dynamic Rasterization Samples & Line Rasterization Mode   Mesa   2022-12-08
RADV Mesa Driver Lands Several NGG Stream-Out Fixes   Radeon   2022-11-26
Mesa 22.3 RADV Driver Now Allows Enabling NGG Stream-Out Functionality   Radeon   2022-11-01
Open-Source Radeon Vulkan Driver Lands APU Fix For Red Dead Redemption 2   Radeon   2022-10-01
More Zink Improvements Arrive For Mesa 22.3, Less Stuttering For RADV   Mesa   2022-09-13
RADV Ray-Tracing Now Works With AMD's Radeon GPU Profiler   Radeon   2022-09-09
RADV Radeon Vulkan Driver Begins Landing Graphics Pipeline Library Support   Radeon   2022-08-17
RADV Adds EXT_primitives_generated_query To Help Zink OpenGL-On-Vulkan   Radeon   2022-06-09
RADV Vulkan Driver Continues At Full-Speed Preparing For RDNA3/GFX11 GPUs   Radeon   2022-05-19
Valve Developer Starts Poking At Open-Source "RADV" Driver Support For GFX11/RDNA3   Radeon   2022-05-13
Radeon Vulkan Driver Lands Dynamic VRS To Help With Power Savings - Helps The Steam Deck   Radeon   2022-02-16
Valve Working On Radeon Dynamic VRS For The Steam Deck To Increase Power Savings   Mesa   2022-01-26
Mesa's RADV Driver Lands Workaround For Flickering Issue With F1 2021   Linux Gaming   2022-01-01
Mesa Open-Source GPU Drivers Enjoyed Near-Record Growth In 2021, Valve Dev Top Contributor   Mesa   2021-12-26
Sparse Mapping Improvements Help Radeon RADV Driver With Some Games   Mesa   2021-12-16
RADV Driver Improvement Yields More Reasonably Sized Captures For Radeon GPU Profiling   Radeon   2021-12-02
RADV Vulkan Driver Finally Adds VK_KHR_synchronization2 Support   Radeon   2021-11-27
RADV Lands Fast Clear Improvements, Helping RDNA With VKD3D-Proton   Radeon   2021-08-10
RADV Lands Another Navi Optimization In Mesa 21.1 To Help With MSAA Performance   Radeon   2021-03-17
Mesa Enjoyed A Record-Setting Year With Intel G3D Default, RADV ACO, Faster Performance   Mesa   2021-01-01
RADV Vulkan Driver Enables NGG For AMD VanGogh APUs   Radeon   2020-11-30
Older Radeon GPUs With RADV Vulkan Driver Now Have Trap Handler For Helping Catch Issues   Radeon   2020-08-24
RADV Driver Lands Support For Vulkan Extended Dynamic State   Radeon   2020-07-13
Radeon "RADV" Vulkan Driver Adds Experimental Support For Sienna Cichlid   Mesa   2020-06-19
Radeon RADV Driver Merge Request Opened To Use ACO By Default   Radeon   2020-06-15
RADV Picks Up A Performance Boost For id Tech Vulkan-Powered Games On Linux + AMD APUs   Radeon   2020-04-28
Mesa 20.1's RADV Lands More Performance Improvements For Recent id Tech Games   Linux Gaming   2020-04-09
RADV SQTT Profiling Support Expanded To Support GFX10/Navi   Radeon   2020-03-02
RADV Vulkan Driver Begins Wiring Up Support For Radeon's SQ Thread Trace Block   Radeon   2020-02-28
Mesa's RADV Vulkan Driver Adding Compatibility For Use With The AMD Radeon GPU Profiler   Mesa   2020-02-21
RADV Vulkan Driver Adds Option For Zeroing Out Video Memory   Mesa   2020-02-20
RADV Vulkan Driver Makes A Few More Improvements For GCN 1.0/1.1 Hardware   Radeon   2020-02-17
Radeon "sisched" Scheduler Is Made Obsolete By RADV's ACO Back-End   Radeon   2020-02-13
RADV Re-Enables NGG Geometry Shader Support   Mesa   2020-01-30
RADV's Next-Gen Geometry Code Continues To Be Revised For Navi GPUs   Radeon   2020-01-13
Mesa Development Activity Was Up By ~20% In 2019, Just Under 3 Million Lines Of Code   Mesa   2020-01-03
RADV Lands VK_EXT_subgroup_size_control For Exposing Wave32 On Navi/GFX10   Radeon   2019-11-06
RADV Lands More Fixes + Performance Improvements Into Mesa 19.3   Radeon   2019-10-23
RADV Vulkan Driver Picks Up Several GFX10/Navi Fixes, Including To Address Random Hangs   Mesa   2019-10-03
Radeon RADV Vulkan Driver Tackling NGG Stream-Out   Radeon   2019-09-16
Radeon Vulkan Driver Now Supports Wave32 Support For More Shaders   Vulkan   2019-08-03
Radeon RADV Vulkan Driver Adds Navi Wave32 Support For Compute Shaders   Radeon   2019-07-31
RADV's Navi Support Gets Patches For Vulkan Transform Feedback   Mesa   2019-07-24
RADV Vulkan Driver Manages Launch-Day Support For AMD Navi 10/12/14 GPUs   AMD   2019-07-07
AMD "GFX8" Hardware Now Has Expanded DCC Support With RADV Vulkan Driver   Radeon   2019-07-02
RADV Vulkan Driver Picks Up Fixes For Vega M Hardware   Radeon   2019-06-13
Mesa 19.2 RADV Driver Now Fully Supports EXT_sample_locations For Possible AA Benefits   Mesa   2019-06-07
Mesa Is About To Crack 2.7 Million Lines   Mesa   2019-04-29
RADV Driver Tacks On VK_AMD_gpu_shader_half_float Support In Mesa 19.1   Radeon   2019-04-10
RADV Vulkan Driver Gets Patches For VK_KHR_8bit_storage   Mesa   2019-03-19
RADV Vulkan Driver Picks Up Memory Budget Information For Mesa 19.0   Mesa   2019-01-15
RADV Driver Patches Revive shaderStorageImageMultisample - Useful For DXVK   Mesa   2018-12-20
Mesa 19.0 RADV Vulkan Driver Gets New Fixes To Help DXVK Gaming   Mesa   2018-12-13
RADV Lands Another Fast Clear Optimization, Helping An Operation 18x   Radeon   2018-11-19
RADV Vulkan Driver To Enable Vega Primitive Binning By Default - Helps Performance   Radeon   2018-11-15
RADV Vulkan Driver Lands Transform Feedback For Mesa 18.3   Mesa   2018-10-29
DXVK Already Lands Vulkan Transform Feedback Support, RADV Posts Patches   Vulkan   2018-10-13
Valve Has Been Working On A HUD For The RADV Vulkan Driver   Mesa   2018-09-24
RADV's Iffy 16-bit Integer Support Merged Into Mesa   Mesa   2018-09-18
RADV Vulkan Driver Finally Picking Up 16-Bit Integer Support In Shaders   Radeon   2018-09-14
RADV Finally Picking Up Support For Conservative Rasterization   Radeon   2018-09-12
AMD's Marek Olšák Is Dominating Mesa Open-Source GPU Driver Development This Year   Mesa   2018-09-12
RADV Vulkan Driver Gets Minor CPU Overhead Reductions, Conditional Rendering Patches   Radeon   2018-07-09
VK_KHR_8bit_storage Gets Wired Into Intel's ANV Vulkan Driver, Patches Available   Intel   2018-07-09
RADV Vulkan Driver Should Now Work Much Better With DXVK For Direct3D 11 Wine Gaming   Radeon   2018-06-09
RADV Gets Fix For DXVK With World of Warcraft & Other Games   Radeon   2018-05-22
RADV Gets Support For 32-bit GPU Pointers For User SGPRs, Benefiting Performance   Mesa   2018-05-19
RADV Enables OoO Rasterization By Default For A 1% Gain   Radeon   2018-05-02
VK_AMD_shader_core_properties Now Supported By RADV   Vulkan   2018-04-09
RADV Vulkan Driver Lands Out-of-Order Rasterization Support, Small Performance Boost   Radeon   2018-04-04
Valve & RADV Developers Are Topping Contributions To Mesa This Year   Mesa   2018-04-01
RADV In Mesa 18.1 Git Receiving New Vulkan Extension Work   Radeon   2018-03-29
AMD Vega 12 GPU Support Lands In Mesa 18.1-devel   Mesa   2018-03-28
A Valve Linux Developer Managed Another Small Performance Optimization For RADV   Mesa   2018-03-23
RADV Vulkan Driver Improvements Coming For Wolfenstein 2 On Wine   WINE   2018-02-24
Vega Gets Its Last Fix For Dawn of War III On Linux With Vulkan   Radeon   2018-02-20
Valve Has Hired Another Open-Source Linux GPU Driver Developer   Valve   2018-02-08
Mesa Grew By Nearly 250,000 Lines Of Code In 2017 Across 10k Commits   Mesa   2018-01-02
RADV Has Cleared Out Its F1 2017 Vulkan Driver Bugs   Radeon   2017-12-19
Remaining RADV Vulkan Driver Bugs for Vega Being Addressed   Vulkan   2017-12-05
The Top Mesa News Of 2017   Mesa   2017-12-03
RADV Will Now Enable "Sisched" For The Talos Principle, Boosting Frame Rates   Radeon   2017-11-14
More RADV Radeon Vulkan Optimizations Are In The Works   Mesa   2017-11-08
Mesa 17.3 By The Numbers   Mesa   2017-10-24
Another Minor Performance Optimization For RADV   Radeon   2017-10-12
Mesa Is Up To About 8,000 Commits This Year, 2.2 Million Lines   Mesa   2017-10-10
VK_KHR_maintenance2 Lands For RADV, Other Improvements   Radeon   2017-10-06
Better Hang Detection For The RADV Vulkan Driver   Radeon   2017-09-12
RadeonSI Gets Performance Boost For Dawn of War III   Linux Gaming   2017-08-22
Mesa Is On Track Again To See More Than 10,000 Commits This Year   Mesa   2017-08-07
100+ More KHR_no_error Patches, Might Help Some Games   Mesa   2017-07-21
Pitoiset Continues Optimizing Mesa's KHR_no_error For Dawn Of War 3   Linux Gaming   2017-06-27
Samuel Pitoiset Takes To More RadeonSI/Mesa Optimizations   Mesa   2017-06-15
Bindless Textures Land In Mesa Git For RadeonSI   Mesa   2017-06-14
RadeonSI ARB_bindless_texture Revised, Nearly Ready For Mesa 17.2 Git   Radeon   2017-06-09
KHR_no_error Improvements Hit Mesa Ahead Of Dawn of War III   Mesa   2017-06-07
Valve's Mesa Developers Continue Tuning KHR_no_error For Saving CPU Cycles   Mesa   2017-06-01
ARB_bindless_texture Updated For RadeonSI Gallium3D   Radeon   2017-05-30
ARB_bindless_texture Patches Posted For RadeonSI Gallium3D   Radeon   2017-05-19
Initial Work Towards ARB_bindless_texture Support Lands In Mesa   Mesa   2017-05-07
Pitoiset Prepping Bindless Textures For Mesa   Mesa   2017-04-11
Students Are Missing Out On An Incredible Opportunity To Get Involved With Mesa, Wayland   Google   2017-04-01
Valve Hires X11 Veteran Keith Packard To Work On The Linux Display Stack   Valve   2017-03-14
Valve Has Another Linux Graphics Driver Developer Working On Open-Source AMD   Valve   2017-02-14
Nouveau: Mesa 13.0 vs. 17.0 vs. 17.1-devel OpenGL Benchmarks   Nouveau   2017-02-11
Mesa RFC Changes To Help Worms WMD, Tropico 5 & Crookz   Mesa   2017-02-10
AMDGPU Winsys Gets Minor Optimization From Pitoiset   Mesa   2017-01-30
OpenGL 4.3 Lands For Maxwell With Nouveau Gallium3D, Plus 1.5~3.5x Performance Boost   Mesa   2017-01-12
Former Nouveau GSoC Developer Now Working For Valve On Open-Source AMD Driver   Valve   2016-12-23
A Green & Open Christmas: GL 4.3 For Maxwell/Pascal, Huge Maxwell Performance Boost   Nouveau   2016-12-23
Nouveau Exposes Performance Counters For Maxwell   Nouveau   2016-11-10
Nouveau NVC0 Preps For OpenGL 4.5 / GLSL 4.5   Mesa   2016-10-09
Gallium3D's Nouveau Lands ARB_compute_variable_group_size Implementation   Nouveau   2016-10-07
Nouveau Developers Remain Frustrated By NVIDIA's Firmware Practices   Nouveau   2016-09-22
Nouveau Patches Round Out OpenGL 4.1 Support For Maxwell/Pascal   Nouveau   2016-07-26
Maxwell OpenGL Improvements Coming To Nouveau   Nouveau   2016-07-18
Nouveau Fermi Gets OpenGL 4.2 Support Flipped On   Nouveau   2016-05-21
Patches Published For Taking Nouveau Fermi Support Up To OpenGL 4.2   Nouveau   2016-05-14
Nouveau NVC0 Compute Shader Support Is On For GTK110+ GPUs   Nouveau   2016-05-10
Nouveau NVC0 Appears Ready With OpenGL 4.2 Support For Select NVIDIA GPUs   Nouveau   2016-04-26
OpenGL Compute Shader Support Lands For Nouveau GK104 & GM107+   Nouveau   2016-04-01
Nouveau Lands MP Performance Counters For The GK110   Nouveau   2016-03-12
Patches Published For Nouveau Compute Support On Kepler   Nouveau   2016-02-27
Mesa NVC0 Lands Fermi Compute Shaders   Nouveau   2016-02-21
Nouveau Lands GM107 Compute Support Ahead Of Mesa 11.2   Nouveau   2016-02-17
More Nouveau GL4 Feature Patches Published   Nouveau   2016-02-13
Compute Shader Code Begins Landing For Gallium3D   Mesa   2016-02-13
Compute Shader Support Patches For NVIDIA Fermi On Nouveau   Nouveau   2016-02-06
Core Compute Shader Support Under Review For Gallium3D   Nouveau   2016-01-24
The State of Compute Shaders For Gallium3D Drivers   AMD   2016-01-19
Improved Kepler Performance Metrics For Nouveau   Nouveau   2015-12-05
Nouveau NV50 Gets Basic Compute Support, A Step Towards OpenCL   Nouveau   2015-11-15
Nouveau NVC0 Enables Compute Support For Fermi GPUs   Mesa   2015-11-08
Performance Counter Improvements On The Way For Nouveau Users   Nouveau   2015-10-16
NVIDIA Performance Counters Still Coming Along For Nouveau   Nouveau   2015-09-20
NV50 Global Performance Counters For Nouveau   Nouveau   2015-06-23
NVIDIA Performance Counters Headed To Linux 4.2   Linux Kernel   2015-06-16
Nouveau Patches Under Review To Expose Global Performance Counters   Nouveau   2015-06-07
NVIDIA/Nouveau PerfKit Implemented Over Gallium3D State Tracker   Nouveau   2015-06-02
Nouveau Lands GL_AMD_Performance_Monitor Support   Nouveau   2015-05-05
GL_AMD_performance_monitor For Gallium3D Drivers   Mesa   2015-03-19
Nouveau-PerfKit Still Being Worked On, Perf Counter Code Expected For Linux 3.20   Nouveau   2014-10-10
XDC 2014 Kicked Off This Morning In Bordeaux   X.Org   2014-10-08
GSoC 2014 Yielded Some Improvements For Mesa/X.Org This Year   X.Org   2014-09-02