writes: Last week AMD released the specifications for ATI Radeon R5xx and R6xx graphic devices. Now Novell follows up with an alpha Open Source driver.
Drivers for different distributions can be downloaded here.
Next steps are adding support for more hardware, RandR 1.2 support, video overlay support and 2D acceleration.
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cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup." - H.L. Mencken