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Phoronix: AMD 8.35.5 Display Driver

Mar 30, 2007, 06:00 (2 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Phoronix for this link. ]

"Ch-ch-ch-changes... Not expecting to hear that with today's driver release? Well, we had not expected much improvement for the March ATI Catalyst Linux driver either until we saw the driver first hand. Today's 8.35.5 release has implemented one major change: a new Catalyst Control Center! AMD is eliminating the fireglcontrolpanel in favor of the brand new AMD Catalyst Control Center Linux Edition. In this review we will be looking at the new 8.35.5 display driver along with taking a very close look at this much improved control area.

"Prior to talking about the Catalyst Control Center, a few other changes also make up this release. The packaging scripts for SuSE, Ubuntu, Debian, and Fedora have all been updated..."

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