Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: New Intel Hardware Context Support Patches

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    14,914

    Default New Intel Hardware Context Support Patches

    Phoronix: New Intel Hardware Context Support Patches

    Arriving this weekend for the open-source Intel DRM graphics driver for the Linux kernel were new -- nearly re-written -- hardware context support patches...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=MTA3Mjc

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    France
    Posts
    307

    Default Cost of context switching?

    Hey, I wonder how expensive is the hw context switching on Intel.

    On Nouveau, it takes an awful lot of time and can be a real problem if many channels are allocated!

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •