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    Default Going To Mesa 9.0 Is Official With Intel OpenGL 3.1

    Phoronix: Going To Mesa 9.0 Is Official With Intel OpenGL 3.1

    Intel's Ian Romanick mailed in the patch today to bump the Mesa master version to 9.0...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=MTE3MjM

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    Whatever anyone says, mesa and OSS drivers are moving in the right direction. r600g : 2 years from barely working to opengl3 support; Kudos devs! Mesa moving forward support at an amazing pace (granted, because intel doesn't have anything else in the Linux camp).

    This is a good year for linux graphics.

    Serafean.

    Michael : where's the radeonsi non-support complaint? there's been one in every mesa-related article lately

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    Default Good job

    But still a lot to left to be done to catch up.

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    Seeing OpenGL 3.1 in the driver already is fantastic as predictions earlier this year said it wouldn't come before some time next year, go MESA!

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    After half year, we probably will have Mesa 10.0 (DirectX 10 parity) , with OpenGL 3.3. Rejoice linux fans

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    Took a quick look at the TODO list, 3.3 is almost complete and 3.2 is very close as well. I think we will have Mesa 11 by 2013 Q1

    http://cgit.freedesktop.org/mesa/mesa/tree/docs/GL3.txt

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