Nouveau Video Drivers (Open Source)

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Summary: The Nouveau video drivers are Open Source drivers providing 2D and 3D accelerated graphics for nVidia cards. Nouveau consists of the X.Org DDX driver (x11-drivers/xf86-video-nouveau), Linux kernel KMS driver (nouveau), and Gallium3D drivers in Mesa (media-libs/mesa).

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Nouveau Video Drivers (Open Source)

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Editors: Please refer to Package:AMD Catalyst Video Drivers as a guide to the format and content required for describing the installation and use of Nouveau.