This Week: Kernel Mode-Setting, Wayland
Phoronix: This Week: Kernel Mode-Setting, Wayland
This week at Phoronix a lot of the stores pertained to kernel mode-setting with it being that time of the quarter where the kernel merge window is about to open so it's time to push forth new features and other new code into the Linux kernel. The Linux 2.6.31 kernel was released this week and thus the focus is now turning to the Linux 2.6.32 kernel that will make it out later this year. We first learned this week that ATI R600/700 kernel mode-setting would be merged into the Linux kernel along with the DRM components for providing R600/700 3D support and other new kernel features for ATI Radeon hardware...