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Thread: The xf86-video-chrome Driver Is Now "Stable"

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    Default The xf86-video-chrome Driver Is Now "Stable"

    Phoronix: The xf86-video-chrome Driver Is Now "Stable"

    The xf86-video-chrome driver, which is the open-source VIA Linux X.Org driver from the One Laptop Per Child project, now says their driver is "stable" after fixing up some rendering bugs...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=OTE4OA

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    what's with the hate Michael. These dev's are doing good and making a stable driver for their product yes it doesn't have KMS but does that really matter?

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    Quote Originally Posted by FireBurn View Post
    what's with the hate Michael. These dev's are doing good and making a stable driver for their product yes it doesn't have KMS but does that really matter?
    I don't have issues with the -chrome driver itself, just all of the fragmentation that goes on within the VIA community. They could be much further ahead if it weren't for this fragmentation (and years ahead if VIA had still supported their Linux strategy).

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