Mesa 17.1.0 Has Been Released

Emil Velikov has announced the release of Mesa's second big release in 2017, 17.1.0.

The most interesting features are:

→ Read more on Mesa-Announce

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Mesa 17.0.5 Is Coming

Mesa devs are preparing another bugfix release for Mesa 17.0. Mesa 17.0.5 addresses the following problems:

Mesa 17.0.5 is planned to be released at 10:00pm GMT on Friday, 28th.

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Mesa 17.1.0 Is Coming Closer

Mesa 17.1 has been branched about two weeks ago and the second RC is already out.

This brand new Mesa release will bring some important features and performance to this user space graphics driver:

Michael Larabel has published a nice round-up on → Phoronix.com a while ago.

Release plan:

Apr 14 2017 - Feature freeze/Release candidate 1
Apr 21 2017 - Release candidate 2
Apr 28 2017 - Release candidate 3
May 05 2017 - Release candidate 4/final release

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Mesa 17.0.4 Has Been Released

Emil Velikov has released another bugfix release for Mesa 17.0. Fresh packages for deb.c-r-t.tk/ will follow soon.

Release notes:

In this release we have:

The radeonsi driver has PCI IDs for new Polaris10 devices. While r600 has improved error handling in OOM conditions.

There is a GBM flush fix for VMWGFX and other drivers that queue DMA operations on the mapping context. A performance regression in freedreno has been resolved.

For nouveau and i965 we have various fixes, of which the correct GL version is now reported on i965 devices.

Haiku build issues have been addressed.

Last but not least, Mesa no longer prints a harmless warning on platform devices.

→ Read more on mesa-announce

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Mesa 13.0.4 Released

Emil Velikov has announced Mesa 13.0.4. It fixes several bugs with radeonsi, i965, freedreno, ANV and VA-API.

→ Read more on mesa-announce

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Mesa 13.0.3 Has Been Released

Emil Velikov has → announced the release of Mesa 13.0.3 last week. It contains a couple of bugfixes for i965, radeonsi and radv.

I'm planning to upgrade my packages this week.

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