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Linux 6.5 Features From USB4 v2 To More WiFi 7, Unaccepted Memory, Scope-Based Resource Management   Software   2023-07-12

USB4 Linux & Open-Source News

AMD IOMMU Improvements & Apple M1 USB4/Thunderbolt DART Submitted For Linux 6.8   Linux Kernel   2024-01-14
Fwupd 1.9.11 Released With Support For New Algoltek & Luxshare USB Devices   LVFS   2024-01-03
Intel Lunar Lake Thunderbolt Support Being Prepped For Linux   Intel   2023-12-18
Intel Lunar Lake M Added To LPSS Driver In Linux 6.7   Intel   2023-11-08
Fwupd 1.9.6 Brings Linux Firmware Updating For AMD Graphics Cards   LVFS   2023-10-06
Linux Fix Queued For Recent AMD Laptops Failing To Resume From Attached USB Devices   AMD   2023-10-05
Linux 6.5 Now Powering Ubuntu 23.10   Ubuntu   2023-09-16
Intel Announces Thunderbolt 5 With 120 Gbps Bandwidth Boost   Intel   2023-09-12
USB MIDI 2.0 Gadget Function Driver Merged For Linux 6.6, Lunar Lake USB Work   Linux Kernel   2023-09-06
Fwupd 1.9.5 Released With Optional Passim Support, Firmware Updating For New Devices   LVFS   2023-09-04
Linux 6.5 Released With AMD P-State EPP Default, USB4 v2, MIDI 2.0 & More Hardware Bits   Linux Kernel   2023-08-27
Linux 6.5 Ready To Ship With Initial USB4 v2, More WiFi 7, AMD P-State EPP Default & More   Linux Kernel   2023-08-26
Intel Wiring Up DisplayPort Alt Mode 2.1 Support For Linux   Intel   2023-08-12
Intel Rolls Out thunderbolt-utils To Manage USB4/Thunderbolt Devices On Linux   Hardware   2023-07-18
Linux 6.5-rc1 Released With Initial USB4 v2 Support, Cachestat, AMD RDNA3 Overclocking   Linux Kernel   2023-07-09
Linux 6.5 Adding Initial Support For USB4 v2, Intel Barlow Ridge   Intel   2023-07-03
Intel Linux Improvements, AMD openSIL, Zen 4 3D V-Cache & Other March Highlights   Phoronix   2023-04-02
Linux 6.4 AMD Graphics Driver Picking Up New Power Features For The Steam Deck   Radeon   2023-03-18
Linux 6.3 Adds Thunderbolt/USB4 DisplayPort Bandwidth Allocation Mode   Hardware   2023-03-01
Fwupd 1.8.11 Released With Fixes, Firmware Updating For CalDigit Devices   LVFS   2023-02-23
USB & Thunderbolt Updates Land In Linux 6.2   Linux Kernel   2022-12-21
The Many New Features On The Horizon For Linux 6.2   Linux Kernel   2022-12-09
Fwupd 1.8.8 Released For New Hardware, BIOS Rollback Protection For Dell & Lenovo   LVFS   2022-12-07
USB4 Wake-On-Connect / Wake-On-Disconnect Ready For Linux 6.2   Hardware   2022-12-05
Linux Adding Wake-On-Connect/Disconnect For USB4 Ports   Hardware   2022-11-15
USB4 v2.0 Specification Published For Doubling The Performance   Standards   2022-10-19
DisplayPort 2.1 Spec Published - All DP 2.0 Devices Compatible   Standards   2022-10-17
Intel Meteor Lake Thunderbolt Support & Other USB Updates Sent In For Linux 6.1   Linux Kernel   2022-10-09
Linux 6.1 Should Be Very Exciting With Rust, AMD PMF, MGLRU & Other Changes Expected   Linux Kernel   2022-10-02
The Most Interesting New Features Of Linux 6.0   Linux Kernel   2022-10-02
Fwupd 1.8.5 Supports More USB4 Docks, New AMD SMU Firmware Version Plugin   LVFS   2022-09-22
Linux 6.1 Thunderbolt Networking To Support USB4 End-To-End Flow Control   Linux Networking   2022-09-01
Intel Meteor Lake Thunderbolt Support Slated For Linux 6.1   Intel   2022-08-30
UEFI 2.10 + ACPI 6.5 Specifications Released With Updates For CXL, LoongArch, RISC-V   Hardware   2022-08-29
Intel Raptor Lake Thunderbolt, CL1 Low-Power State Coming With Linux 6.0   Hardware   2022-08-04
More Intel Raptor Lake & Meteor Lake Driver Additions Coming For Linux 5.20   Intel   2022-06-09
Popular USB DWC3 Linux Driver Likely To "Never Be Finished" With Continued Adaptations   Linux Kernel   2022-06-05
Linux 5.19 Will Be Super Exciting For Intel Customers, Many Other Features Expected   Linux Kernel   2022-05-22
Connecting Intel Alder Lake Systems Via USB4/Thunderbolt Can Be Faster Come Linux 5.19   Intel   2022-05-13
AMD Preparing More Linux Improvements Around USB4/Thunderbolt   AMD   2022-02-13
Linux 5.16's Great Features Include FUTEX2, Folios, AMD Rembrandt, Intel AMX & Much More   Linux Kernel   2022-01-06
Improved Thermal/Power Management For Intel "Titan Ridge" Thunderbolt Coming To Linux   Intel   2021-12-29
FreeBSD Improving Boot Times, Adds Hole-Punching, Better Linux Binary Compatibility   BSD   2021-11-15
USB Additions For Linux 5.16 Include AMD Yellow Carp PM, Apple CD321X   Hardware   2021-11-07
Linux 5.16 Graphics Drivers: Alder Lake S Is Stable, Initial DG2, AMD DP 2.0 + USB4   Linux Kernel   2021-11-03
AMDGPU DP 2.0 MST Support Sent In For DRM-Next   Radeon   2021-10-26
Linux 5.16 Will Be A Great Christmas Gift For Open-Source Fans With Many New Features   Linux Kernel   2021-10-25
AMD Continues Work On USB4 Support In Their Linux Graphics Driver   Radeon   2021-10-24
AMD Finally Enabling PSR By Default For Newer Hardware With Linux 5.16   Radeon   2021-10-15
A Big Batch Of AMD Graphics Driver Updates Just Sent Out For Linux 5.16   Radeon   2021-10-08
AMD Prepares Linux Driver Support For USB4 DP Tunneling   Radeon   2021-10-04
FWUPD 1.6.2 Released With Exciting Improvements For Hardware Firmware Updates On Linux   LVFS   2021-08-02
Linux 5.14 Continues Work On USB4 Support Bring-Up   Linux Kernel   2021-07-06
Linux 5.14 Set To See Many New Features, New GPU Support, Other Exciting Changes   Linux Kernel   2021-06-26
FWUPD 1.6.1 Adds FreeBSD UEFI Capsule Handling, More Hardware Now Supported   LVFS   2021-06-14
Intel Alder Lake Thunderbolt/USB4 Support For Linux 5.14   Intel   2021-06-11
USB + Thunderbolt Updates Hit Linux 5.13   Hardware   2021-04-27
USB/Thunderbolt Changes For Linux 5.12 Include More USB4 Work   Hardware   2021-02-18
There Are Big Changes On The Horizon With Linux 5.12   Linux Kernel   2021-02-14
The 11 Most Interesting Features For Linux 5.11 - Lots For AMD + Intel This Cycle   Linux Kernel   2021-02-12
Linux 5.12 To Support USB4 "Security Level 5" To Disable PCIe Tunneling   Hardware   2021-02-11
FreeBSD Continues Work On Ridding Its Base Of GPL-Licensed Software   BSD   2021-01-16
Some Linux/Open-Source Letdowns Last For Years   Free Software   2021-01-01
USB4 / Thunderbolt Improvements Head Into Linux 5.11   Hardware   2020-12-17
Some Of The Features You Can Expect To See With Linux 5.11: Lots From AMD, Intel   Linux Kernel   2020-12-11
Linux Support Published For Intel's "Maple Ridge" Thunderbolt Controller   Intel   2020-11-19
Tiger Lake H Thunderbolt Support Comes To Linux 5.10   Intel   2020-11-15
Linux Picking Up A Driver For Checking If Thunderbolt/USB4 Ports Are Functional   Intel   2020-11-09
Linux 5.10 Continues Maturing The USB4 Support   Intel   2020-10-18
The Most Prominent Linux 5.9 Kernel Features From AMD RDNA 2 To Battling Nefarious Shims   Linux Kernel   2020-10-04
USB Cleans Up Its Terminology, Continued USB4 Work For Linux 5.9   Hardware   2020-08-06
Changes Expected For The Linux 5.9 Kernel From Intel DG1 To AMD Navi 2 To New CPU Capabilities   Linux Kernel   2020-08-02
Intel "Input Output Manager" Linux Driver Coming For Tiger Lake   Intel   2020-07-25
Intel Details Thunderbolt 4 With More Capabilities, USB4 Compatibility   Intel   2020-07-08
Linux 5.9 Likely To See USB4 Support Improvements   Hardware   2020-06-29
Linux 5.8 Feature Queue Has Multiple Performance Optimizations, Intel Rocket Lake, Other Hardware   Linux Kernel   2020-05-26
Linux Thunderbolt Support Can Work On Arm Systems   Arm   2020-05-17
Intel Sends Out Rocket Lake Linux Graphics Driver Patches - Confirms Gen12 Platform   Intel   2020-05-01
DisplayPort Alt Mode 2.0 Brings Interoperability With USB4   Hardware   2020-04-29
Intel Tiger Lake Thunderbolt/USB4 Support Is Coming With Linux 5.8   Intel   2020-04-25
Linux 5.7's USB Changes Range From Apple Fast Charging To Reporting USB-C Orientation   Apple   2020-03-31
Linux 5.6 Kernel Released With WireGuard, USB4, New AMD + Intel Hardware Support   Linux Kernel   2020-03-29
The Best Features Of The Linux 5.6 Kernel From WireGuard To Y2038 Compatibility To USB4   Linux Kernel   2020-03-28
Intel Tiger Lake Gen12/Xe Graphics Driver Support Considered Stable With Linux 5.7   Intel   2020-03-14
Linux 5.6-rc5 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   2020-03-08
Linux 5.6-rc1 Released For What's Shaping To Be A Superb Kernel   Linux Kernel   2020-02-09
Char/Misc Updates For Linux 5.6 Bring New Qualcomm Drivers, Intel Code Updates   Linux Kernel   2020-01-31
USB4 Support Lands In The Linux 5.6 Kernel   Hardware   2020-01-29
Linux 5.5 Released With Many Hardware Support Improvements   Linux Kernel   2020-01-26
Linux 5.6 Is Looking Like It Will Be Spectacular With A Long List Of Features   Linux Kernel   2020-01-26
Linux In 2020 Can Finally Provide Sane Monitoring Of SATA Drive Temperatures   Hardware   2020-01-12
Multipath TCP Support Is Working Its Upstream - First Bits Landing With Linux 5.6   Linux Networking   2020-01-10
Rockchip PX30 Display Support Coming With Linux 5.6   Hardware   2020-01-07
Linux 5.6 Is Going To Be A Prominent Kernel With Features From USB4 To WireGuard   Linux Kernel   2020-01-06
USB4 Support Being Introduced With Linux 5.6 Kernel   Linux Kernel   2019-12-22
The "Catch-All" Driver Subsystem Changes Sent In For Linux 5.5   Linux Kernel   2019-11-30
Thunderbolt 3 Software Connection Manager Support Coming In Linux 5.5 For Apple Hardware   Hardware   2019-11-10
Intel Sends Out Initial USB 4.0 Support For The Linux Kernel   Intel   2019-10-01
USB 4.0 "USB4" Specification Published   Standards   2019-09-03
Intel Offers Up Royalty-Free Thunderbolt 3 To USB Promoter Group   Intel   2019-03-04
DragonFlyBSD 3.8 Brings New USB Stack, Intel DRM Driver   BSD   2014-06-05
DragonFlyBSD 3.4 Has New Packaging System, USB, Compiler   BSD   2013-04-30