How to Install The Latest Mesa Graphics Driver in Ubuntu 20.04 / 21.04

For those sticking to the open-source graphics driver, the latest Mesa 3D graphics library is easy to install via an Ubuntu PPA. Mesa is an open-source software implementation of OpenGL, Vulkan, VDPAU, VA-API, and other graphics API specifications. Ubuntu uses Mesa as OpenGL implementation if no proprietary driver is in use. It is however always… Continue reading How to Install The Latest Mesa Graphics Driver in Ubuntu 20.04 / 21.04

How to Install Mesa 19.3 in Ubuntu 18.04, 19.10

Mesa 3D graphics library 19.3 was released a few days ago. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 19.04, and Ubuntu 19.10. Mesa 19.3 is a big release that features: Intel OpenGL 4.6 support New Vulkan extensions both for Radeon RADV and Intel ANV Initial Intel Tiger Lake support AMD Navi 14 support… Continue reading How to Install Mesa 19.3 in Ubuntu 18.04, 19.10

How to Install Mesa 19.2.1 in Ubuntu 18.04 via PPA

Mesa 3D graphics library 19.2.1 now is finally made into PPA available to install in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. Mesa 19.2.x is the latest development series that features: Mesa 19.2 now pretty much at parity or beyond the i965 OpenGL driver. OpenGL 4.6 support for the Intel OpenGL driver Radeon RX 5700 series (Navi 10) support… Continue reading How to Install Mesa 19.2.1 in Ubuntu 18.04 via PPA

Mesa 19.1.4 Available to Install in Ubuntu 18.04 / 19.04

Mesa 3D graphics library 19.1.4, which was released a week ago, now is made into PPA for Ubuntu 18.04, and Ubuntu 19.04. For those sticking to the open-source RadeonSI / RADV / Intel / Nouveau drivers, Mesa 19.1.4 is the latest stable release with following release highlights: Vulkan 24/48 bit formats are now not supported… Continue reading Mesa 19.1.4 Available to Install in Ubuntu 18.04 / 19.04

How to Install Mesa 19.0.8 in Ubuntu 18.04 / 19.04

Mesa 3D graphics library 19.0.8 now is available to install in Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 19.04 via PPA repository. For those sticking to the open-source RadeonSI / RADV / Intel / Nouveau drivers, Mesa 19.0.8 is the latest bug-fix release for 19.0 series which fixes a critical bug found in the 19.0.7 release. Canonical’s Timo Aaltonen… Continue reading How to Install Mesa 19.0.8 in Ubuntu 18.04 / 19.04