Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 27th Mar 2009 21:32 UTC
Intel On Friday, Intel engineers are detailing the inner workings of the company's first graphics chip in over a decade at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco - sending a signal to the game industry that the world's largest chipmaker intends to be a player. During a conference call that served as a preview to the GDC sessions, Tom Forsyth, a software and hardware architect at Intel working on the Larrabee graphics chip project, discussed the design of Larrabee, a chip aimed squarely at Nvidia and at AMD's ATI unit.
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OSS drivers
by smitty on Sun 29th Mar 2009 19:57 UTC
smitty
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2005-10-13

Last I heard, the Larrabee team hadn't figured out if they would even provide OSS drivers. There was concern that IP and other considerations might cause them to just release binary blobs like nvidia does.

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