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Designing User Space Device Drivers in Linux

Enea blog: We decided to investigate in what degree the driver can be run in user space and what can be gained from this. 

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AMD's New GPU Kernel Driver Could Be Too Late For Linux 3.19

Red Hat's David Airlie as the Linux kernel's subsystem maintainer has written a status update about his plans and thoughts for DRM graphics driver changes for the next kernel cycle, Linux 3.19...

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Has The Sky Fallen? Qualcomm Contributes To Freedreno's DRM/KMS Driver

In an interesting change of events, Code Aurora on the behalf of the Qualcomm Innovation Center has added Adreno A4xx product support to the Freedreno-spawned DRM/KMS "MSM" driver...

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FreeBSD Is Slowly But Surely Trying To Catch Up With Linux Graphics Drivers

Jean-Sébastien Pédron of the FreeBSD project gave an update at this week's XDC2014 conference about the state of the graphics stack on FreeBSD...

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Open-Source AMD Linux Developers Already Thinking About API Improvements

Given yesterday's big update about AMD's unified Linux driver approach and creating a new "AMDGPU" kernel driver, open-source driver developers independent of AMD who have worked on the current Radeon code are already proposing API improvements...

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