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An accidental Free Software Accelerated 3D GPU

lkcl (517947) writes | more than 2 years ago

GNU is Not Unix 1

lkcl writes "In evaluating the Xilinx Xilinx Zynq-7000 for use in a FSF Hardware-endorsed Laptop and possible OpenPandora v2.0, a series of Free Software projects were accidentally linked together — Gallium3D and LLVM 2.7's MicroBlaze FPGA Target. The combination is the startling possibility that the Xilinx Zynq-7000 may turn out to be the perfect platform for a Free Software 3D GPU, for use in Tablets, Laptops, and the OpenGraphics Project. entirely by accident."
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Reese's Peanut Butter Cups? (2)

Jah-Wren Ryel (80510) | more than 3 years ago | (#37157832)

The summary makes it sound like some people unaccidentally untarred a couple of source trees into the same directory...

You got Gallium in my FPGA!
You got FPGA in my LLVM!

Three great tastes that go great together!

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