LinuxQuestions.org
Visit the LQ Articles and Editorials section
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > LinuxQuestions.org > Linux - News > Syndicated Linux News
User Name
Password
Syndicated Linux News This forum is for the discussion of Syndicated Linux News stories.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 12-30-2007, 01:10 AM   #1
LXer
LXer NewsBot
 
Registered: Dec 2005
Posts: 73,933

Rep: Reputation: 82
LXer: Future AMD GPUs To Be More Open-Source Friendly


Published at LXer:

AMD is on the heels of releasing the next set of GPU programming documentation to aide in the development of the open-source R500/600 drivers (xf86-video-ati and xf86-video-radeonhd). It's already been discussed what this NDA-free documentation release will have, but one of the questions that have repeatedly come up is if/when AMD will release information on accelerated video playback. AMD's John Bridgman has now stated what they plan to release in the video realm as well as a new requirement for their future graphics processors: being open-source friendly while avoiding DRM.

Read More...
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
LXer: The future of Windows should be open source LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 07-19-2007 11:01 AM
LXer: Open-Xchange Brings User-Friendly Open Source Collaboration Software to Small Businesses LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 07-16-2007 05:46 PM
LXer: Back to the future: open source everything LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 02-27-2006 02:47 AM
LXer: Open source: The future of IT in Nigeria LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 01-10-2006 10:46 PM
LXer: The future of OS/2 - Open source or not? LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 12-24-2005 01:46 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:58 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration