2 de fev de 2009

Lançado ATI Catalyst 9.1 Proprietary Linux x86 Driver

Já faz alguns dias que foi lançado uma atualização dos drivers ATI/AMD pro Tux.
Não há relato de melhoria de performance, somente de correção de bugs.

Segue as novas características:

New Features
  • Support for New Linux Operating Systems
  • Full OpenGL™ 3.0 Support
  • Hybrid CrossFire™ support for Linux
  • Multiview Support

Support for New Linux Operating Systems
  • Ubuntu 8.10 production support
Full OpenGL™ 3.0 Support
The following is a list of OpenGL™ 3.0 extensions added in Catalyst 9.1:
• ARB_framebuffer_object
• ARB_half_float_vertex
• ARB_texture_rg
• EXT_texture_array
• EXT_texture_integer
• EXT_transform_feedback
• NV_conditional_render
• WGL/GLX_create_context (for new 3.0 contexts)
• GLSL 1.3
• ARB_color_buffer_float
• ARB_vertex_array_object
• EXT_draw_buffers2

Hybrid CrossFire™ support for Linux
  • This release of Catalyst™ introduces Hybrid Graphics support. Hybrid Graphics
  • delivers a significant 3D performance boost for systems featuring an AMD
  • 780G/780D integrated graphics motherboard and an ATI Radeon HD 3400 Series
  • or ATI Radeon HD 2400 Series graphics accelerator.
Multiview Support
  • This release of ATI Catalyst™ Linux enables users to render applications using a
  • multiple GPU configuration with independent displays
  • Multview can be enabled using single or multiple GPU configurations with
  • Xinerama disabled
Download:
http://ati.amd.com/support/driver.HTML


Mais direto ainda: http://ati.amd.com/support/drivers/linux/linux-radeon.html

Um abraço e até a próxima!