Re: Announcing free software graphics drivers for Intel i965 chipset

From: Jeff Garzik
Date: Thu Aug 10 2006 - 02:05:55 EST

Keith Packard wrote:
The Intel Open Source Technology Center graphics team is pleased to announce
the immediate availability of free software drivers for the Intel 965
Express Chipset family graphics controller. These drivers include support
for 2D and 3D graphics features for the newest generation Intel graphics
architecture. The project Web site is

Very cool, and I definitely applaud Intel for supporting open source here. A couple questions...

* is the 3D stuff available from git somewhere? The download filename includes "-git-", but the checkout instructions reference cvs.

* is anyone working on a more dynamic GLSL compilation system? i.e. a "JIT", in compiler technology terms.



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