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Phoronix: Nouveau: glxgears on NV4x

Jan 30, 2007, 09:15 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Larabel)

[ Thanks to Michael Larabel for this link. ]

"Since our Nouveau: A First Look article last month, new developments continue to come out of the Nouveau camp. Among the changes in the past month is glxgears now working on NVIDIA NV4x hardware, the pledge drive now being completed, and the Fedora Project announcing its intent for including Nouveau in the upcoming Fedora 7 release. At the time this article is being published, 1,351 people have signed the pledge to each donate a minimum of $10 USD. Nouveau developers plan to use the generated funds to buy additional hardware (primarily GeForce 8 series hardware). The other managerial announcement this month was word Nouveau would be included with Fedora 7. However, as Fedora 7 final will ship at the end of April it will not include the stable version of Nouveau, and as a result will likely not be enabled by default. The latest word still looks like Nouveau will have a functioning driver for end-users by the end of the calendar year..."

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