Expected in early May, the Linux distribution is likely to include Nouveau; an open source graphics driver that offers 3D support for some of NVIDIA's recent graphics chips more ...
on 02/15/2010 – Made popular on 02/15/2010
Phoronix: NVIDIA Provides Open-Source Tegra K1 Support In Nouveau
For those questioning whether NVIDIA's open-source graphics merits of the past few months have been real, this weekend NVIDIA released the initial open-source hardware enablement code to support their forthcoming Tegra K1 SoC graphics within Nouveau!..
Phoronix: Nouveau On Linux 3.16 Will Allow You To Try Re-Clocking
The Nouveau DRM graphics driver for open-source NVIDIA support hasn't seen any fundamental re-clocking support breakthroughs for the upcoming Linux 3.16 kernel but the support can be easily enabled for select GeForce GPU models...
Phoronix: NVIDIA Maxwell GPU Support On Nouveau Still Requires More Work
While the Maxwell-based GTX 900 series graphics cards are rumored to be launching in the weeks ahead, the GTX 750 Maxwell graphics cards on the open-source "Nouveau" Linux driver still need some more work before they'll play nicely when not using NVIDIA's proprietary Linux driver...
The open-source Nouveau graphics driver for reverse-engineered NVIDIA hardware support now has initial support for the ARM architecture and as part of that initial enablement for NVIDIA graphics on Tegra SoCs.
Phoronix: Even With Re-Clocking, Nouveau Remains Behind NVIDIA's Proprietary Linux Driver
Starting out the last week of July's Linux benchmarking on Phoronix is a fresh comparison of several NVIDIA GeForce graphics cards when comparing the performance of the latest open-source Nouveau driver against the latest NVIDIA proprietary Linux graphics driver.