[News] New "Going Linux" Show, Review of NVIDIA-Linux Progress This Year

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Dec 20: #088 - Fresh Ubuntu #1 

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| Larry appears on the Fresh Ubuntu podcast. 
| Harlem Quijano and Peter Nikolaidis welcome 
| Larry as their guest host for this episode. 


Kernel Space

NVIDIA Linux 2009 Year In Review

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| Simple NVIDIA driver fixes this year were 
| scattered all over the board from addressing 
| issues with Plasma in KDE 4.x to fixing up some 
| GPU memory problems that was present in the 
| 180.xx series to cleaning up many other areas of 
| this binary-only driver. 



NVIDIA Pushes Out 195.22 Beta Linux Driver

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| Further enriching VDPAU continues to be a
| core focus of NVIDIA's developers and with
| the 195.22 release there are enhancements
| to the VDPAU blit-based presentation
| queue, updated VDPAU to improve thread
| concurrency (this could help the
| GStreamer-Cairo developers, modified the
| install location of the VDPAU libraries
| (see the recent libvdpau release), a
| define for VDPAU_INTERFACE_VERSION, and a
| fix for a periodic temporary hang in the
| VDPAU blit-based presentation queue. The
| main new feature for VDPAU though with the
| 195.xx series is that the Video Decode and
| presentation API for Unix now allows
| multiple streams to be decoded at once.

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