This article may be too technical for most readers to understand. The Linux graphics stack has evolved, detoured by the X Window System core protocol. Do the important stuff, game ready drivers, etc. That’s it, it is very simple. I want to install the correct driver for my video card under Debian and I don’t know which to install, xserver-xorg-video-radeon or xserver-xorg-video-radeonhd? No, it sucks in multiple ways. Tue Apr 01, 8:

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By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. Org driver is called xfvideo-intel. Fows found both the FOSS and proprietary drivers to be pretty dern good. Phoronixwhich compares free drivers, is a source for real-world testing:. The kernel embeds device drivers for every peripheral in the computer system.

Projects such as libhybris harness Android device drivers to run on Linux platforms other than Android. I’d trade someone this for my radeln Geforce GT right now.

This takes time and money. Then again, given I haven’t played DotA on a Windows box, maybe my framerate is terrible and I haven’t noticed.


Again, it’s very simple. Wed Mar 26, 5: Retrieved November 14, The DRM is kernel -specific.

Overall I’ve been pretty impressed with the Gallium driver – Mesa’s come a very long way – but there are still little hiccups, like in-game gamma control not working, and periodic performance shudders. There are relatively few FPGAs with completely open-source toolchains. ARM has indicated no intention of providing support for their graphics acceleration hardware licensed under radeno free and open-source license.

Switchable Graphics on FOSS Radeon – Phoronix Forums

No radoen Links Tech Support Megathreads: Retrieved 16 August I build fresh kernels with “make deb-pkg” from a git clone of the stable repo. Either way, I would suggest you verify your acceleration is working as expected. Radron it is always preferred to use the radeon over the deprecated radeonhd. I tried it a few months ago and was horrified at how bad it was. Wed Mar 26, 4: Meanwhile, tons of the indie or free games I play would benefit greatly from it.

Experiences with FOSS Radeon driver?

A current version can be downloaded from AMD’s site, and some Linux distributions contain it in their repositories. There are objections to binary-only drivers based on copyright, security, reliability and development concerns. Catalyst was just updated rafeon the 17th, I think.

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It just violates the GPL due to fun things like derivative works and linking and other stuff. Which is the only reason I’m using Windows again.

While it can be a nice gimmicky tool, it just isn’t worth it. Random piece of information.

Free and open-source software. Although Silicon Integrated Systems and VIA Technologies have expressed limited interest in open-source drivers, both have released source code which has been integrated into X. Accelerated Open Source driver for nVidia cards”. Try the DDU and reinstall to the latest?