Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 7th Sep 2007 21:03 UTC
AMD The news already got out yesterday, but now it's official: AMD will open the specifications to its graphics chips. "AMD announced on Sept. 7 a major strategic change in open-source graphic processors support. The company announced it would provide open-source information and a development package supporting the ATI RadeonHD 2000 series ATI Radeon X1000 series of graphics processing units on Linux desktops." The new information is that AMD will partner with Novell's SUSE team.
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AMD: GPU Specifications Without NDAs!
by mariux on Mon 10th Sep 2007 13:04 UTC
mariux
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2005-11-13

Latest news: The specifications will be available without any form of NDA. For the whole R300->R600 range.

Wow, what a turn around for AMD/ATI. From last to first place in a week ;)

NVidia, what do you answer to this?

source: http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=NjA0Ng

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