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Join us for OpenShift Commons Gathering at Red Hat Summit, 2024

Red Hat News - Mon, 04/15/2024 - 08:00
The next OpenShift Commons Gathering is Monday, May 6 at Red Hat Summit 2024 Community Day in Denver Colorado. If you've never been to a Commons Gathering before, check out the above video, which has the attendees explain, in their own words, what you can expect from the event.Community Day and OpenShift Commons Gathering will be held live in Denver, Colorado. As always, our focus is on creating a space for peer-to-peer interactions. This Gathering will focus on Case Studies from and by End Users with production deployments of OpenShift sharing their use cases, insights into their workloads a

Linux 6.9-rc4 Brings More Bcachefs Fixes, Native BHI Mitigation

Phoronix - Mon, 04/15/2024 - 05:22
As expected the Linux 6.9-rc4 test kernel is out today as Linux 6.9 works its way toward release by mid-May...

Linux 6.10 To Merge NTSYNC Driver For Emulating Windows NT Synchronization Primitives

Phoronix - Sun, 04/14/2024 - 22:09
Going through my usual scanning of all the "-next" Git subsystem branches of new code set to be introduced for the next Linux kernel merge window, a very notable addition was just queued up... Linux 6.10 is set to merge the NTSYNC driver for emulating the Microsoft Windows NT synchronization primitives within the kernel for allowing better performance with Valve's Steam Play (Proton) and Wine of Windows games and other apps on Linux...

AMD Prepares More Next-Gen GPU Driver Support For Linux 6.10

Phoronix - Sun, 04/14/2024 - 21:29
AMD on Saturday submitted a big batch of AMDGPU and AMDKFD kernel graphics driver feature patches ahead of the upcoming Linux 6.10 kernel cycle...

OpenJPH 0.11 Works Toward Low-Latency High-Throughput JPEG-2000 (HTJ2K)

Phoronix - Sun, 04/14/2024 - 20:52
The OpenJPH project that provides an open-source implementation of JPEG-2000 Part 15 for High Throughput J2K (HTJ2K) / JPH support is working on extending its abilities to handle low-latency High-Throughput JPEG-2000 images and other capabilities...

Proposed "LibGodot" Lets You Embed Godot Game Engine Into Other Apps

Phoronix - Sun, 04/14/2024 - 19:02
Miguel de Icaza who founded GNOME and of Mono / Ximian / Xamarin fame is now talking up the greatness of the Godot game engine and the opportunities that are presented with code proposed for mainlining to introduce "LibGodot" to make it easy to embed Godot scenes into other apps...

OpenRazer 3.8 Brings Support For Newer Razer Devices On Linux

Phoronix - Sun, 04/14/2024 - 18:38
OpenRazer 3.8 is out today as the newest update to this collection of community-developed, open-source drivers for Razer devices on Linux. OpenRazer allows for Razer device customization and support under Linux to make full use of these gaming peripherals outside of Windows / macOS. Paired with the likes of the Polychromatic UI, OpenRazer allows a nice Razer hardware experience on Linux...

Linuz 6.9-rc4 To Bring New Fixes For x86 Speculation Mitigations

Phoronix - Sun, 04/14/2024 - 18:21
The Linux 6.9-rc4 weekly test release is due out later today and ahead of that this week's "x86/urgent" material has been sent in that includes several patches for various x86 speculation mitigation fixes...