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    Default Intel, ATI Kernel Mode-Setting Continues To Mature

    Phoronix: Intel, ATI Kernel Mode-Setting Continues To Mature

    There's been a whole flurry of activity going on within the kernel mode-setting world if you have looked at any of the Phoronix news entries from the past weeks. With the Linux 2.6.32 merge window opening up, activity on KMS for ATI and Intel hardware especially has increased...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=NzUzMA

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    Unbelievable how fast the opensource side of graphics is developing right now

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    Then again, basework for what has been happening has been laid in during the last few years or so.

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    Indeed, good stuff.

    On the other hand, GPU support hasn't been good for a long time now, so it's about time this happened.

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    That are good news. I hope that -rc1 will be released soon. I can't await KMS support for my graphics card.

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    Quote Originally Posted by FallenWizard View Post
    That are good news. I hope that -rc1 will be released soon. I can't await KMS support for my graphics card.
    Don't forget that it's not enabled by default and you will need updated DDX etc.

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