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Old 12-20-07, 07:45 PM   #1
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Arrow 169.07 for Solaris x64/x86 released

Release Highlights:
  • Improved modesetting support on Quadro G8x GPUs.
  • Fixed several X rendering issues.
  • Fixed problems scrolling ARGB X drawables in Qt.
  • Improved support for interlaced DVI, HDMI, and HDTV modesetting.
  • Fixed a problem with Compiz after VT-switching.
  • Improved RENDER performance.
  • Improved interaction with Barco and Chi Mei 56" DFPs, as well as with some Gateway 19" DFPs.
  • Added an interface to monitor PowerMizer state information.
  • Fixed rendering corruption in Maya's Graph Editor.
  • Improved interaction between SLI AFR and swap groups on certain Quadro FX GPUs.
  • Fixed a bug that caused corruption with redirected XV on GPUs without TurboCache support.
  • Improved usability of NVIDIA-settings at lower resolutions like 1024x768 and 800x600.
  • Improved GLX visual consolidation when using Xinerama with Quadro G8x series and older GPUs.
  • Added experimental support for running the X server at Depth 30 (10 bits per component) on Quadro G8x and later GPUs.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented stereo from being enabled properly on some Quadro FX GPUs.
The 169.07 NVIDIA Accelerated Solaris Quadro Graphics Driver Set for Solaris x64/x86 is available for download via HTTP.

Please see the README for more information about this release.

Please note: This NVIDIA Solaris graphics driver release supports QuadroFX and newer NVIDIA Quadro GPUs. Quadro4 and older Quadro GPUs are supported through the 96.43.xx NVIDIA legacy graphics driver.

Please also note: If you encounter any problems with the 169.07 NVIDIA Solaris graphics driver release, please start a new thread and include a detailed description of the problem, reproduction steps and generate/attach an nvidia-*-bug-report.log file.
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