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Mesa 18.0 Features Include Many OpenGL/Vulkan Improvements, Intel Shader Cache & Extras   Display Drivers   2018-01-28
Intel's Mesa GLSL Shader Cache Is Speeding Up Game Load Times   Linux Gaming   2017-11-16
The Grand Features Of Mesa 17.1: Vega, RadeonSI Shader Cache, Maturing Vulkan, New OpenGL Extensions   Display Drivers   2017-04-21
Radeon Linux 4.11 + Mesa 17.1-dev vs. NVIDIA 378.13 Graphics Performance   Display Drivers   2017-03-08
Linux 4.11-rc1 + Mesa 17.1 Git Tests With AMDGPU+RadeonSI/RADV   Display Drivers   2017-03-07
RadeonSI's Mesa Shader Cache Can Be A Big Help To Modern Linux Games   Linux Gaming   2017-03-04

shader cache Linux & Open-Source News

Mesa 23.1 RADV Change Leads To ~60% Smaller Single File Disk Cache   Mesa   2023-04-11
Asahi Gallium3D Driver Enables Mesa Shader Disk Cache Support   Apple   2023-02-04
More Of Valve's RADV Optimizations Around Fast-Linking Reach Mesa 23.1   Mesa   2023-02-02
Mesa 23.1 Lands Improvement For Better Handling Steam's Shader Cache   Mesa   2023-02-01
Mesa 22.3 Released With RDNA3 Vulkan, Rusticl OpenCL, Better Intel Arc Graphics   Mesa   2022-11-30
Mesa 22.3-rc2 Released With A Few AMD RDNA3 Fixes, V3DV Fixes For Raspberry Pi   Mesa   2022-11-09
Steam For Chromebooks Reaches Beta With Initial DX12 Games, AMD C-Series Support   Valve   2022-11-03
DXVK 1.10.2 Released With Many Game Fixes, Performance Optimizations   Vulkan   2022-07-13
Intel's ANV Driver Lands VK_EXT_shader_module_identifier - Important For VKD3D-Proton   Intel   2022-07-09
RADV Lands VK_EXT_shader_module_identifier, VKD3D-Proton Prepares Usage   Valve   2022-07-06
Mesa 22.1.1 Released With Many Open-Source Graphics Driver Fixes   Mesa   2022-06-01
Mesa 22.1 Released With Many Vulkan Improvements, Kopper For Zink, Imagination Driver   Mesa   2022-05-18
Mesa 22.1-rc2 Released With Many Zink, Intel, AMD Driver Fixes   Mesa   2022-04-21
Mesa 22.1-rc1 Brings Radeon Vulkan Enhancements, Imagination Driver & Microsoft Dozen   Mesa   2022-04-14
Raspberry Pi "V3D" OpenGL Driver Improving Performance With On-Disk Shader Cache   Mesa   2022-03-18
Mesa Shader Cache Environment Variable Controls Renamed   Mesa   2022-03-17
Lutris 0.5.10 Beta Linux Game Manager Adds New Features   Linux Gaming   2022-02-12
Steam Will Now Flush Its Stale Shader Cache To Help Save Space   Valve   2022-02-05
AMDVLK 2021.Q4.1 Released As First Code Drop In Over A Month   Radeon   2021-11-05
Steam Continues Improving Its Shader Pre-Caching Support, Other Beta Improvements   Valve   2021-10-22
Zink OpenGL-On-Vulkan Sees Reworked Shader Cache So It Actually Works   Mesa   2021-06-01
AMDVLK 2021.Q2.3 Released With CPU Optimization, Faster Shader Compile Times   Radeon   2021-05-18
Daemon Engine 0.52 Beta Continues Advancing The id Tech 3 Open-Source Code In 2021   Linux Gaming   2021-05-11
Mesa 21.1 Released With RADV Variable Rate Shading, More Intel Vulkan Improvements   Mesa   2021-05-05
Mesa 21.1-rc1 Released With RADV Optimizations, Faster Zink, Many Other New Features   Mesa   2021-04-14
Mesa 21.1 Wires Up Lima Shader Disk Cache   Mesa   2021-03-25
Steam Adds Support For The Single-File Mesa Shader Cache   Valve   2021-03-17
Mesa Lands New Single File Cache To Help Steam's Pre-Compiled Shaders, Space Savings   Mesa   2021-02-21
Mesa's Lima Driver Finally Implements OpenGL Shader Cache Support   Mesa   2021-01-17
Mesa 20.3 Released With Big Improvements For Open-Source Graphics Drivers   Mesa   2020-12-03
Open-Source Vivante Driver In Some Cases Outperforming Proprietary Driver   Mesa   2020-09-21
Etnaviv Gallium3D Adds On-Disk Shader Cache Support   Mesa   2020-09-18
Nouveau NVC0 Shader Disk Cache Lands For Speeding Up Game Load Times   Nouveau   2020-08-25
Intel Iris Gallium3D Driver Adds Compute Kernel Support In Mesa 20.3   Intel   2020-08-12
Freedreno Lands On-Disk Shader Cache Support In Mesa 20.2   Mesa   2020-06-27
LLVMpipe Gains Support For On-Disk Shader Cache   Mesa   2020-06-10
RADV Vulkan Driver Adds Option For Zeroing Out Video Memory   Mesa   2020-02-20
Nouveau Gallium3D Finally Seeing Mesa Shader Disk Cache For Faster Game Load Times   Nouveau   2020-02-17
Nouveau Still Pushing Forward In 2020 Thanks To Red Hat But Community Developers Leaving   Nouveau   2020-02-01
RadeonSI Introduces A Live Shader Cache With Mesa 20.0   Mesa   2020-01-25
Mesa 19.2.5 Released With Intel Vulkan + RadeonSI Driver Fixes   Mesa   2019-11-20
Gallium3D's Mesa State Tracker Sees "Mega Cleanup" For NIR In Mesa 19.3   Mesa   2019-10-18
Mesa 19.2 Picks Up The Radeon R300~R500 Series On-Disk OpenGL Shader Cache   Mesa   2019-06-12
R300 Gallium3D Driver Finally Wired Up For On-Disk Shader Cache   Radeon   2019-06-10
AMDVLK 2019.Q2.4 Brings Steam Play Game Fixes, New Vulkan Extensions   Radeon   2019-05-27
Intel Iris Gallium3D Driver Gets On-Disk Shader Cache Support   Intel   2019-05-22
DXVK 1.0.3 Released Following The Recalled DXVK 1.1   Vulkan   2019-04-15
AMDVLK 2019.Q1.8 Enables Six More Vulkan Extensions, Fixes Bugs   Radeon   2019-03-15
Mesa 19.0 Can Cut In Half The Amount Of Memory For Team Fortress 2   Mesa   2019-01-19
Godot 4.0 Game Engine To Work On Vulkan Port, Big Rendering Improvements   Linux Gaming   2019-01-14
Mesa Made Massive Progress In 2018 On Open-Source Vulkan / OpenGL Drivers   Mesa   2018-12-26
Intel's OpenGL Driver Will Now Make Better Use Of KHR_debug For Shader Debugging   Intel   2018-12-08
Samsung 860 EVO 2TB SSD - A Great Drive For A Growing Steam Linux Game Collection   Hardware   2018-11-04
Mesa 18.2.3 Released With Latest Driver Workarounds For Steam Play / Proton   Mesa   2018-10-19
DXVK Picking Up A Shader Cache To Help Reduce Stuttering, Boost Performance   Vulkan   2018-09-22
Mesa 18.2 Released With Vega 20 Support, OpenGL 4.4 Compat Profile & A Lot More   Mesa   2018-09-07
Mesa 18.2 Is Releasing Soon With Many OpenGL / Vulkan Driver Improvements   Mesa   2018-08-21
RADV Now Supports On-Demand Compilation Of Built-In Shaders   Radeon   2018-08-14
Mesa 18.2 Is On The Final Days Of Development With Many New Features Coming   Mesa   2018-07-26
More Intel ARB_gl_spirv Code Lands In Mesa, But Still Not Ready To Finish Up OpenGL 4.6   Mesa   2018-07-03
Intel ANV Vulkan Driver Now Supports Automatic On-Disk Shader Cache   Intel   2018-07-02
RadeonSI Compute Shaders Now Supported By The Mesa Shader Cache   Radeon   2018-06-30
PPSSPP Adds Vulkan On Linux Support   Vulkan   2018-06-04
Mesa 18.1 Released With Intel Shader Cache Default, OpenGL 3.1 ARB_compatibility   Mesa   2018-05-18
The New Features Coming In Mesa 18.1: Intel Cache By Default, Many Vulkan Strides   Mesa   2018-05-04
DXVK Now Has An On-Disk Shader Cache   Vulkan   2018-03-21
RadeonSI NIR Support Is Getting Squared Away, A Call For More Game Testing   Mesa   2018-02-28
Intel GLSL On-Disk Shader Cache Enabled By Default   Intel   2018-02-21
RadeonSI Now Offers NIR Shader Cache Support   Radeon   2018-02-20
Gallium3D Now Supports NIR Shader Disk Cache   Mesa   2018-02-10
Dead Island Should Now Work With The Gallium3D Drivers   Mesa   2018-01-17
Mesa Gets Patches For EGL_ANDROID_blob_cache   Mesa   2018-01-15
The Vulkan Moments Of 2017: More Games, Better Drivers & Continued Open-Source Adoption   Vulkan   2017-12-27
Mesa 17.3.1 Is Being Prepped With Around Three Dozen Fixes   Mesa   2017-12-18
Latest Steam Client Update Rolls Out Shader Pre-Caching For OpenGL/Vulkan   Valve   2017-12-14
ARB_get_program_binary Implementation Lands In Core Mesa, Intel Driver   Mesa   2017-12-08
Intel Wants You To Help Test The i965 Mesa Shader Cache, Not Yet Enabled By Default   Intel   2017-12-06
The Top Mesa News Of 2017   Mesa   2017-12-03
The Many Open-Source Radeon Linux Driver Advancements Of 2017   Radeon   2017-11-30
Steam Client Update Fixes Linux Shortcuts, Adds Vulkan Pre-Compiled Shaders   Valve   2017-11-07
Intel i965 Mesa Driver Finally Lands Its On-Disk Shader Cache   Intel   2017-11-01
i965 Shader Cache Revised As It Still Might Squeeze Into Mesa 17.3   Mesa   2017-10-22
Intel OpenGL Shader Cache Revised Once More   Intel   2017-10-19
Another Minor Performance Optimization For RADV   Radeon   2017-10-12
RADV Vulkan Driver Gets An On-Disk Shader Cache   Vulkan   2017-10-11
Mesa 17.2.1 Released With Restored RADV Vulkan RX Vega Support   Mesa   2017-09-17
Intel Gets Back To Working On Their OpenGL Shader Cache   Intel   2017-08-19
Arceri Is Still Working To Improve GLSL Compile Times For Mesa   Mesa   2017-08-07
Qt 5.9 LTS Released With Its OpenVG Back-End & Much More   Qt   2017-05-31
Mesa 17.1 Released, Adds RADV Vulkan Conforming Patches   Mesa   2017-05-10
Mesa 17.1 RC3 Released To Kick Off May   Mesa   2017-05-01
Mesa 17.1 Will Use A 1GB Shader Cache Limit   Mesa   2017-04-28
Mesa's Shader Cache Will Now Occupy Less Disk Space   Mesa   2017-04-27
Mesa 17.1 RC2 Packs In Over A Dozen More Fixes   Mesa   2017-04-24
Qt 5.9 Beta 2 Now Available For Testing   Qt   2017-04-21
Today Is The Last Day Of Feature Development For Mesa 17.1   Mesa   2017-04-14
Nouveau Gets Patches For OpenGL AZDO ARB_shader_ballot   Nouveau   2017-04-08
Additional Mesa Shader Cache Optimizations En Route   Mesa   2017-04-05
Nouveau TGSI Shader Cache Enabled In Mesa 17.1 Git   Mesa   2017-03-23
An On-Disk Cache Is Coming To The RADV Vulkan Driver   Radeon   2017-03-15
RADV Now Advertises Vulkan 1.0.42; Shader Cache Thread Queue Lands In Mesa   Mesa   2017-03-14
Arceri Is Working To Further Improve Mesa's Shader Cache Startup Performance   Mesa   2017-03-12
Nouveau Patch For Enabling The GLSL/TGSI On-Disk Shader Cache   Mesa   2017-03-11
Mesa 17.1 Expected In Early May, Feature Freeze In One Month   Mesa   2017-03-09
Timothy Arceri Takes To Revising Mesa OpenGL Threaded Dispatch   Mesa   2017-03-07
Mesa's Shader Disk Cache Now Enabled By Default   Mesa   2017-03-05
RadeonSI On-Disk Shader Cache Lands In Mesa Git   Mesa   2017-03-02
Collabora's Graphics Work So Far In 2017, They Are Working On Soft FP64 For Mesa   X.Org   2017-03-01
RadeonSI Shader Cache May Be Flipped On By Default   Radeon   2017-02-23
GLSL/TGSI On-Disk Shader Cache Lands In Mesa For R600g/RadeonSI   AMD   2017-02-22
R600/Radeon TGSI Shader Cache Gets Closer To Merging   Mesa   2017-02-20
A Lot Of The OpenGL Shader Cache Code Has Landed In Mesa   Mesa   2017-02-17
Valve Has Another Linux Graphics Driver Developer Working On Open-Source AMD   Valve   2017-02-14
R600/RadeonSI GLSL/TGSI On-Disk Shader Cache Revised   Mesa   2017-02-13
Mesa 17.0.0 Officially Released   Mesa   2017-02-13
TGSI On-Disk Shader Cache For Mesa: Caching Comes To R600g/RadeonSI   Mesa   2017-02-07
OpenGL Shader Cache Support For RadeonSI Is Making Progress   Mesa   2017-02-04
Shadow of Mordor Updated For Linux With Performance Improvements   Linux Gaming   2017-01-26
Timothy Arceri To Tackle RadeonSI OpenGL Shader Caching   Mesa   2017-01-24
On-Disk Shader Cache Revised For Mesa, Close To Landing   Mesa   2017-01-23
Mesa 17.0-RC1 Released   Mesa   2017-01-19
It's Getting Close Whether The OpenGL On-Disk Shader Cache Will Happen For Mesa 17.0   Mesa   2017-01-11
VC4 Gallium3D Thread Switching Work, Reviewing On-Disk Shader Cache   Mesa   2017-01-03
GLSL Copy Propagation Optimizations For Mesa   Mesa   2017-01-02
Mesa Saw More Than 10,000 Commits This Year From Record Number Of Contributors   Mesa   2016-12-31
70 Patches Of Cleaning & Bug Fixes For Mesa   Mesa   2016-12-20
Developers' Planned Changes Still Coming To Mesa 13.1 / Mesa 17.0   Mesa   2016-12-02
ARB_gpu_shader_int64 Sounds Like It's Ready For Mesa   Mesa   2016-11-29
Mesa's On-Disk Shader Cache Revised For The 7th Time   Mesa   2016-11-29
GTX 1060 vs. RX 480 - The ~$200 GPU Decision For Linux Gamers   Hardware   2016-11-19
NVIDIA 375.20 Adds X.Org Server 1.19 Support, Stabilizes Other Changes   NVIDIA   2016-11-18
Testing Deus Ex On Linux With RadeonSI Mesa, AMDGPU-PRO   Linux Gaming   2016-11-03
Features You Will Not Find In The Mesa 13.0 Release   Mesa   2016-10-22
Mesa Preps For Landing The On-Disk Shader Cache   Mesa   2016-09-27
The Mesa On-Disk Shader Cache Has Been Revised Again (V5)   Mesa   2016-09-24
Intel Mesa Soon Having OpenGL 4.5, Collabora To Focus On Performance   Intel   2016-08-05
Intel's Mesa On-Disk Shader Cache Maturing, Radeon Devs Not Yet Convinced   Mesa   2016-07-13
The On-Disk Shader Cache For Mesa's Intel Driver Has Been Revived   Mesa   2016-06-21
An On-Disk Shader Cache Revised For Intel's Mesa Driver   Mesa   2016-04-29
RadeonSI Quietly Landed A Shader Cache As A Last Feature For Mesa 11.2   Radeon   2016-02-23
Mesa's Shader Cache Is In The Process Of Landing   Mesa   2015-01-16
AMD's Catalyst Working On A GLSL Shader Cache   AMD   2014-09-30
Unvanquished Pushes Its OpenGL 3 GLSL Renderer   Linux Gaming   2012-10-08
NVIDIA's OpenGL Shader Disk Cache For Linux   NVIDIA   2011-10-23
An Improved Experience With Qt Scene Graph   Qt   2010-11-02