Ik lees bij Slashdot.org dat er een nieuwe XFree86 snapshot is gereleased. Hier een overzicht van de nieuwe features in versie 3.9.17:
Summary of new features in 3.9.17 compared with 3.9.16.
This section contains a brief summary of what has changed since the previous snapshot. Unfortunately, only a small number of changes are listed here. For detailed information, refer to the CHANGELOG file in the xc/pro- grams/Xserver/hw/xfree86 directory in the source tree. The sections that follow this one have details of features that are new to the pre-4.0 snapshot series.
The 3dfx driver is now supported by the DRI. Tiny-X for the Itsy has been added. Significant font and font server enhancements. New driver for ATI Rage 128. The driver is called "r128". Xterm enhancements and fixes. DPS support hooks have been added. DRI enhancements including Mesa update to version 3.2, full support and fifo code for 3dfx hardware, and device driver updates for Linux 2.3 kernels. Add Riva TNT2 M64 support to nv_driver. Significant enhancements to Xv. Add initial VESA VBE support including initialization and DDC. Several PCI enhancements. "SilkenMouse" enhancement for smoother mouse movement. Add GeForce/Quadro support to the NVIDIA driver. Int10 support for Linux. Resource allocation infrastructure added.
De binaries kun je hier van xfree86.org wegtrekken.