Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 24th Sep 2007 21:52 UTC, submitted by Oliver
PC-BSD "The PC-BSD team is pleased to announce the availability of PC-BSD 1.4 (da Vinci edition)! This release is made available via the efforts of many developers and testers, who have spent the past months refining and improving upon the core PC-BSD experience." This release comes with Xorg 7.2, KDE 3.5.7, Compiz-Fusion 0.5.2, support for Flash7, and much more. There are release notes, a changelog, and downloads.
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RE: Video drivers?
by w00dst0ck on Tue 25th Sep 2007 16:36 UTC in reply to "Video drivers?"
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You are correct. The open source driver provided with XORG works fine with ATI, but only for 2D graphics, so don't expect compiz-fusion to work with an ATI card... at least not yet. Maybe in the future there will be a full featured ATI driver for the *BSD's since AMD/ATI have plans to release the specs so people can create an open source version of the driver. If all fails you can always use the VESA driver provided by XORG to get a fully functional desktop.

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