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Meson Build System Takes 45% Less Time Than Autotools For Epoxy

Sat, 2017-02-11 14:35
GNOME developers continue investing in the Meson Build System and the results continue to be much faster than Autotools and generally other build systems too...

RSPIRV: Google's Rust Implementation Of SPIR-V

Sat, 2017-02-11 14:19
Google developers have been working on a number of open-source projects in the Vulkan space and one of their latest is SPIR-V processing with Rust...

A Student Developer Wants To Write A Software Implementation Of Vulkan For Mesa

Sat, 2017-02-11 14:07
Vulkan is going on one year old and while the hardware driver support has continued to advance, we haven't yet seen a software implementation of Vulkan for running on a CPU. Of course, not for expecting any performance miracle or the like, but as a vendor-neutral platform for being able to test Vulkan's behavior, certain fallback scenarios, and other use-cases like Mesa's LLVMpipe/swrast/Softpipe software rasterizers...

FESCo Will Let GLVND Support Land In Fedora 25

Sat, 2017-02-11 13:49
Besides approving the Fedora 27 release schedule, the Fedora Engineering and Steering Committee (FESCo) approved GLVND support landing in Fedora 25 as an update...