Phoronix: VIA DRM/KMS Driver Still Not Ready For Linux 3.8

While there's a lot of great stuff to the Linux 3.8 kernel, with the merge window recently closed, one feature that's long been lacking from the mainline Linux kernel is support for kernel mode-setting (KMS) on VIA graphics hardware...

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