New, Updated Drivers Coming To Linux 2.6.32
Phoronix: New, Updated Drivers Coming To Linux 2.6.32
With the Linux 2.6.32 kernel merge window opening up this month, open-source developers around the world have been busy working on their code that they wish to push into this next major kernel update. There is already 3D and KMS support coming to the R600/700 hardware from ATI with this next kernel release along with the KMS page-flipping ioctl and other graphics-related changes, but now Novell's Greg Kroah-Hartman has written a lengthy message detailing the status of the different drivers in the staging tree for Linux 2.6.32. Over three dozen Linux staging drivers are mentioned, but there's a few interesting comments in particular...