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Old 03-20-09, 06:31 PM   #1
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Arrow 180.41 for Linux x86/x86-64 released

Release Highlights:
  • Added support for the following GPUs:
    • Quadro FX 3800
    • Quadro FX 1800
    • Quadro FX 580
    • Quadro FX 380
  • Fixed OpenGL crashes while running KDE4's Plasma.
  • Fixed OpenGL crashes when using a large number of texture objects.
  • Fixed the timestamp reporting in the GL_NV_present_video extension on SDI II with Quadro FX 4800 and 5800.
  • Improved power management support on some systems, such as Hewlett-Packard xw4600 workstations.
  • Fixed an X server crash when an X client attempts to draw trapezoids and RenderAccel is disabled.
  • Fixed corruption decoding H.264 clips with pictures where pic_order_cnt_type implies log2_max_pic_order_cnt_lsb_minus4 is not used, on G84, G86, G92, G94, G96, GT200 GPUs.
  • Update vdpau.h to document exact requirements for VdpDecoderRender bitstream data content.
  • Fix VDPAU error handling in some unusual low memory situations.
  • Fix hang in VDPAU in some cases of output mode timing changes.
The 180.41 NVIDIA Accelerated Linux Graphics Driver Set for Linux/x86 is available for download via FTP.
The 180.41 NVIDIA Accelerated Linux Graphics Driver Set for Linux/x86-64 is available for download via FTP.

Please see the README (x86, x86-64) for more information about this release.

Please note: This NVIDIA Linux graphics driver release supports GeForce 6xxx and newer NVIDIA GPUs, GeForce4 and older GPUs are supported through the 96.43.xx and 71.86.xx NVIDIA legacy graphics drivers. GeForce FX GPUs are supported through the 173.14.xx NVIDIA legacy graphics drivers.

Please also note: If you encounter any problems with the 180.41 NVIDIA Linux 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 (please see http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=46678 for details).

Last edited by Stephen Warren; 03-21-09 at 11:48 PM. Reason: Added VDPAU release notes
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