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Popular Topics Covered On Phoronix

Here's a current look at some of the most popular open-source / Linux / hardware topics covered on Phoronix.


GNOME 3.16

GNOME 3.16 is the H1'2015 update to the GNOME desktop stack.

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Ubuntu 15.04

Ubuntu 15.04 is codenamed the Vivid Vervet.

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Linux 3.20

Linux 3.20 is a significant kernel update following Linux 3.19 and to be released around the Q2'2015.

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Linux 4.1

Linux 4.1 is a major update to the Linux kernel and is due out by the summer of 2015.

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Mesa 10.4

Mesa 10.4 is a quarterly update to Mesa released in December 2014.

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LLVM 3.6

LLVM 3.6 is the first LLVM compiler infrastructure update in 2015. LLVM 3.6 uses C11 by default, features many x86 and ARM target improvements, further enhances the AMDGPU LLVM back-end, and has other features.

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X1 Carbon

The X1 Carbon is a ThinkPad laptop/ultrabook manufactured by Lenovo. The third-gen X1 Carbon uses an Intel Broadwell processor and was released in early 2015.

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Vulkan

Vulkan is a new graphics API in development by the Khronos Group to succeed OpenGL. Vulkan will be supported by all major graphics vendors along with the SPIR-V intermediate representation.

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Mesa 10.5

Mesa 10.5 is a major update to the Mesa 3D graphics library and was released in early 2015.

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Virgil

Virgil is an effort to provide 3D acceleration using Gallium3D for QEMU+KVM virtual machine guests.

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FreeBSD 10.1

FreeBSD 10.1 is a significant update to the FreeBSD operating system.

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X.Org Server 1.17

X.Org Server 1.17 was released in early 2015 as a significant update to the xorg-server with GLAMOR optimizations, integration of the xf86-video-modesetting, and other changes.

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AMDGPU

AMDGPU is the name given to the AMD GPU LLVM back-end (formerly known as the R600 LLVM back-end) as well as a new DRM kernel driver for supporting newer hardware. The AMDGPU kernel driver is used by both the open-source Gallium3D user-space driver and the new (closed-source) Catalyst driver in user-space on Linux systems.

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NVIDIA 346

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Mesa 10.6

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AMDKFD

AMDKFD is the Linux kernel HSA driver for AMD APUs.

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NIR

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SPIR-V

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GNOME 3.18

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Rust 1.0

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OpenMW

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XenGT

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Guix

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Qt 5.5

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plasma 5.2

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