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Hardware, Embedded Systems Half the notebook computers and a growing number of desktops shipped in 2011 will run on graphics-enabled microprocessors as designers Intel and AMD increase competition for the units that raise multimedia speeds without add-ons. Processors with built-in graphics capabilities will be installed this year on 115 million notebooks, half of total shipments, and 63 million desktop PCs, or 45 percent of the total, according to analysts.
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RE[3]: Drivers
by Thomas2005 on Sat 19th Mar 2011 20:41 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Drivers"
Thomas2005
Member since:
2005-11-07

So Linux will get support for APUs, but the majority of open source operating systems will not have it for some time.

Linux != All Open Source

Linux is the new Windows.

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RE[4]: Drivers
by Neolander on Sat 19th Mar 2011 21:56 in reply to "RE[3]: Drivers"
Neolander Member since:
2010-03-08

Could this be the true meaning of the long-predicted "day of the Linux desktop" ?

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