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...
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.
At long last, if your computer has previously sounded like a jet engine when using the open-source Nouveau driver with your NVIDIA GeForce/Quadro graphics card, there is a solution. Fan management code has now been published by the Nouveau developers to support controlling the graphics card's fan speed when using...
Phoronix: NVIDIA Contributes Re-Clocking Code To Nouveau For The GK20A
One of the biggest challenges with the Nouveau open-source graphics driver for NVIDIA graphics hardware in recent times has been with regard to GPU / video memory re-clocking. As a minor step forward, NVIDIA has contributed re-clocking patches for the GK20A graphics processor...