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AMD’s Vulkan (Linux) Driver Will Only Work With The AMDGPU Kernel Driver

AMD’s Vulkan (Linux) Driver Will Only Work With The AMDGPU Kernel Driver I’ve just received confirmation from AMD that their forthcoming Vulkan driver will only work with the AMDGPU DRM kernel driver. This means that unless this AMDGPU kernel driver is extended to support pre-VI hardware, only the very latest AMD GPUs on Linux will …

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AMD Radeon Crimson Edition Drivers Review

AMD Radeon Crimson Edition Drivers Review Today AMD released this year’s major update to their Radeon drivers. The new package is called Radeon Software Crimson and features an updated control panel, many new features as well as performance improvements in lots of games… at¬†techPowerUp! Related Items: AMD Radeon R9 290X 4GB Video Card Review AMD …

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Intel Linux Driver Performance Still Slower Than Windows 7

Intel Linux Driver Performance Still Slower Than Windows 7 Benchmarks published this week on Phoronix showed that Ubuntu 13.10 can outperform Apple OS X 10.9 “Mavericks” with regard to OpenGL performance. However, when compared to Microsoft Windows, the open-source Intel Linux driver continues to come up short… at Phoronix Related Items: Windows 8 Beats Ubuntu …

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