With the Clarkdale and Arrandale parts out the door and the
support becoming stabilized, Intel's open-source developers have begun
publicly pushing out new code for the next Intel graphics processors to
be found in their CPUs to be introduced at the end of this year. The
first bits of Linux graphics code to support "Sandy Bridge" is available
in the Git master repository for the Direct Rendering Manager and in the
xf86-video-intel DDX X.Org driver.