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Mesa 18.1.1 is Now Available to Install on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

mesa graphics ubuntuThe latest Mesa 18.1.1 graphics stack is now available to install on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. Mesa 18.1.1 is the first point release update in the Mesa 18.1.x series, which debuted back in May with Mesa 18.1.0. The Mesa 18.1.x series touts plenty of improvements, including better Vulkan and OpenGL performance, updated Tegra, Nouveau, and Intel drivers, as […]

This post, Mesa 18.1.1 is Now Available to Install on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Linux Release Roundup: VLC, Mesa, Audacity + More

apps on a shelfAnother week has flown by, making it time for another round-up of pertinent Linux app releases that didn’t manage to wangle a full post’s worth of waffle on this site. This week’s crop of curios includes updates to the world’s most popular open-source video player, the world’s most popular open-source audio editor, and the world’s […]

This post, Linux Release Roundup: VLC, Mesa, Audacity + More, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Mesa 17.0.0 Released

mesa graphics ubuntuIt’s been a busy few week for Mesa related news, and today is no exception as Mesa 17.0 is now officially available.  Mesa 17.0.0 is the first release with the new year-based versioning system (it would’ve been Mesa 13.1.0 otherwise). But the bug version jump is perhaps a little justified too. Mesa 17.0 is a notable update to […]

This post, Mesa 17.0.0 Released, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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[How To] Install Mesa 13.0.4 On Ubuntu 16.04, 16.10

mesa graphics ubuntuIt can be hard to keep track of which version of Mesa is available and where, with various PPAs peppered about the interwebs offering different snapshots at varying degrees of stability! But if you’re wanting to install Mesa 13.0.4 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS or Ubuntu 16.10 you don’t need to rummage around any further. Canonical’s Timo Aaltonen has shared […]

This post, [How To] Install Mesa 13.0.4 On Ubuntu 16.04, 16.10, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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DiRT Rally: Linux System Requirements Revealed

dirt rally system requirements linuxLast week brought word that a DiRT Rally Linux port will launch next month  — but you might have been stalling,  wondering what the system requirements for the racing game might be? Well, we’ve some more information. Or, more accurately, Feral Interactive, the publishers behind the Linux port, do. The company has dished the dirt on the DiRT Rally Linux system requirements […]

This post, DiRT Rally: Linux System Requirements Revealed, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Stable Mesa PPA Offers Latest Drivers on Ubuntu

everspace screenshotGames company Feral Interactive’s call for a PPA be set up to offer the latest Stable Mesa drivers on Ubuntu has been semi-answered. Emphasis on semi, there. As noted by Gaming on Linux, a new stable Mesa PPA is now available — hurrah — but it is not “official” in the way that the stress-tested Nvidia drivers PPA is — boo. […]

This post, Stable Mesa PPA Offers Latest Drivers on Ubuntu, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Games Company Asks Canonical to Make Latest Mesa Drivers Available on Ubuntu

xbox pad ubuntuDo you recall that natty PPA Canonical set up to help Ubuntu gamers install the latest graphics drivers on Ubuntu?  Heck, you might even be using it. And if you are it won’t have escaped your notice that the PPA only contains the latest binary Nvidia drivers. It doesn’t contain anything for AMD or Intel, much less for those who prefer to […]

This post, Games Company Asks Canonical to Make Latest Mesa Drivers Available on Ubuntu, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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