[[FreeBSD-Announce] FreeBSD Foundation Announces New Project]
perrin at apotheon.com
Thu Feb 17 00:18:36 UTC 2011
On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 10:59:01AM -0800, Chip Camden wrote:
> ----- Forwarded message from Deb Goodkin <deb at freebsdfoundation.org>
> > The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to announce that Konstantin
> > Belousov
> > has been awarded a grant to
> > implement support of GEM, KMS, and DRI for Intel Drivers. This
> > project
> > is being co-sponsored by iXsystems.
> W00t! Konstantin, please let me know if I can be of any help. I have
> 8-STABLE on an Intel i3 M 350 with integrated HD graphics that I'll
> move to 9-CURRENT if I can help this effort in any way.
I recently came into possession of a laptop with Intel HD graphics as
well, and would like to help this project along so I can run FreeBSD on
it without everything looking stretchy. Let me know if I can help too.
> Thanks to the Foundation for funding this! Time to go contribute
Ditto that. When my hardware is supported, it is my experience that
FreeBSD makes the best workstation of any OS I've used. More hardware
support for workstation-type use, then, is a good thing.
Chad Perrin [ original content licensed OWL: http://owl.apotheon.org ]
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