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    Default Reworking The R600 Gallium3D Driver Winsys Back-End

    Phoronix: Reworking The R600 Gallium3D Driver Winsys Back-End

    Marek Olk, one of the most prolific open-source graphics driver developers that isn't backed by any corporation, has made another major improvement to the open-source ATI/AMD "R600" Gallium3D driver. This student developer has reworked the Radeon winsys back-end, which can cause major performance improvements...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=OTc2Nw

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    AMD, hire him already :P

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    Quote Originally Posted by PsynoKhi0 View Post
    AMD, hire him already :P
    Not before the CEO has got his new gold plated water cooler

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    Go Marek Go!!!

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    I tested the branch with Amnesia and Minecraft and I can finally use "Normal" as render distance in Minecraft!

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    This is pretty cool and a nice performance increase is always welcome.

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    Quote Originally Posted by crispy View Post
    Not before the CEO has got his new gold plated water cooler
    The thing is... the damn company doesn't even have a CEO.
    Whoa... there's a whole new poll opportunity...

    AMD has no CEO, what say you?
    a) "go figure..."
    b) "it figures."
    c) "meh, me no play chess."

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