Posted on Saturday, May 06 2006 @ 18:21 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Since Stephen Shankland's article at CNET entitled New Linux
look fuels old debate, we have been overwhelmed with requests to take a
serious look at the frame-rate performance differences between the
various open-source and proprietary contenders. Our first article on
this topic, which will likely be the first of a series of examinations,
is looking at the differences between the X.Org open-source ATI Radeon
driver and that of ATI's official but proprietary fglrx display driver.
Will open-source breathe new life into old GPU products?
Read on over here