Is IOMMU enabled?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I am developing a driver and am trying to enable IOMMU on an x86_64 AMD Opteron platform and RHEL 4.6 (kernel 2.6.9-67.0.10.ELlargesmp) with memory >4GB. The IOMMU setting is enabled in the BIOS. There is no size setting so I pass "iommu=memaper=4" kernel boot option to set the size to 512M. (HowTos)

VMB_ware — Now Headed by Former Microsoft Executives — is Claimed to be Promoting Microsoft DirectX Inside Linuxview story

http://techrights.org – Paul MaritzPhoto by Robert Scoble Summary: Non-standard and Microsoft-controlled APIs are said to be pushed into Microsoft’s #1 competition (Linux) via the VM company people should beware as it also strives to buy Mono MICROSOFT is not the only company which attacks GNU/Linux using software patents, not anymore anyway (thus the need to diversify). (General)

[ubuntu] Wierd 10.04.1 Wireless behaviorview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Okay. First off, let me share something, Right now, I am using the LiveCD version of 10.04.1 LTS [Lucid]. That's the only way I can get online with Wireless (i.e.: If I boot up to Ubuntu from HDD, it'll detect wireless but won't connect). Now, I'll post stuff. 1. Machine Make and Model HP pavilion a706n 2. (HowTos)

Best of the Best - Part 3 - AMD GPUsview story

http://www.zdnet.com – This is part three of my “best of the best” series, and in this post I’ll be looking at AMD GPUs, again in three price brackets - Budget, mainstream and high-end. (General)

Easily Building Software for Multiple Distributions and Platformsview story

http://news.opensuse.org – In a little over a month, the openSUSE conference 2010 will start under the title “collaboration accross borders”. This article highlights one of the main topics at this conference — a truly border-crossing technology called the Build Service. (Distributions)

Links 20/9/2010: “Sent Using Ubuntu”, OpenOffice.org Succeeds at Fullerton Indiaview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Ballnux LG takes Optimus into Android prime time LG Electronics today launched two new member for the Optimus smartphone series – but only one is coming to the UK. Marketed for first-time smartphone users, the LG Optimus One and Optimus Chic use Froyo, the latest Android (General)

Why have an expensive computer?view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – A question just came to me... Why have a expensive computer with linux on it?I have a computer with...AMD Phenom X3 8450 overclocked to 2.81Ghz (from 2.1Ghz)5GB of ram at like 600 or 700MhzATI Radeon 4870that I built a year or two ago for gaming. (HowTos)

AMD Catalyst 10.9view story

http://linuxtoy.org – AMD 例行发布了官方二进制闭源驱动 Catalyst 10.9 版本。 本次更新唯一的新功能: 增加对 Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 的初步支持。 剩余的便是 Bug 修复: 当启动抗锯齿和桌面特效的情况下启用 fgl_glxgears 时不会崩溃。 SUSE11.1 上硬件回放现在工作正常了。 openSUSE11.3 上当在 Firefox 中滚动时不再出现渲染错误。 SUSE11.2 上热拔插的 DFP 设施设备在克隆模式下正常点亮。 官方下载 英文完整更新日志 分类: Drivers | 永久链接 | 收藏到 del.icio.us | Email 给好友 | 无评论 | 捐助本站 (Software)

How do I know if my processor can handle 64-bit?view story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Where do I look to find if I can install 64-bit openSUSE? My processor: AMD Sempron(tm) Processor 3100+ (Distributions)

AMD releases Catalyst 10.8b hotfixview story

http://www.zdnet.com – AMD has released an out-of-cycle hotfix for this month’s Catalyst 10.8 drivers. This update contains fixes for those running the latest Radeon silicon on Windows Vista and 7, 32-bit and 64-bit editions. (General)