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The Major Open-Source ATI Improvements  - PCSTATS.com The Major Open-Source ATI Improvements
Sun, Apr 17 2011 | 12:01PM | Filed under: Video Cards| PermaLink Posted by: STAFF

The open-source ATI/AMD Radeon Linux driver stack has made a lot of improvements in recent times with their Gallium3D drivers becoming mature across all generations and support for new features (such as DRI2 page-flipping) landing in the mainline code and beginning to make its way to users. The time required to bring up support for new generations has also been reduced greatly and with the Radeon HD 8000 series there should be a turning point for their open-source strategy. In this article, we are providing an updated look at the course of the open-source driver's performance for the past two years."

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