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GNOME 3.22.1 Released

Wed, 2016-10-12 15:44
For those on rolling-release distributions that tend to wait until the first point release before upgrading your desktop environment, GNOME 3.22.1 is now available as the first update since last month's GNOME 3.22 debut...

Raspberry Pi VC4 Graphics Driver Working To Support QPU Shaders

Wed, 2016-10-12 15:28
The latest Raspberry Pi graphics driver hacking by Eric Anholt of Broadcom has been working to support QPU shaders by this open-source driver stack. QPUs are the shader core of the graphics hardware found in the Raspberry Pi SoC, but come up short of supporting OpenCL or OpenGL compute shaders...

XFS Adds Shared Data Extents For Linux 4.9

Wed, 2016-10-12 15:03
Building off last week's XFS updates for Linux 4.9 is now a specific feature merge for this file-system: shared data extents...

Qt 5.6.2 Released With ~900 Improvements

Wed, 2016-10-12 13:08
Qt 5.6.2 was released today as the latest point release to the Qt 5.6 Long-Term Support release series...

Valve Expected To Show Off Linux VR Demo Today

Wed, 2016-10-12 12:29
The HTC Vive was supposed to ship with Linux support but that hadn't materialized... But it looks like it now has. Valve is expected to show off a VR Linux demo during this week's Steam Dev Days event in Seattle...