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 18.1.5 Available to Install in Ubuntu 18.04 via PPA

For open-source graphic driver users, the latest Mesa 18.1.5 now is available in Ubuntu-X team PPA for Ubuntu 18.04. Mesa 18.1.5 was released a few days ago with RADV Radeon Vulkan driver fixes, a number of Intel ANV Vulkan driver fixes, and some fixes to i965, RadeonSI, and even R600g driver. You can now install… Continue reading Mesa 18.1.5 Available to Install in Ubuntu 18.04 via PPA

MESA 17.2.2 Is Now Available for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

The latest release of Mesa graphics library 17.2.2 is now available for users of Ubuntu 16.04 to install via PPA. Mesa 17.2.2 is a bug-fix release for the 17.2 series. It was released two weeks ago and finally available in the “Ubuntu-X” team PPA for Ubuntu 16.04. Mesa 17.2 contains many RADV/ANV Vulkan driver improvements,… Continue reading MESA 17.2.2 Is Now Available for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

How to Install Mesa 17.1.0 via PPA in Ubuntu 16.04, 17.04

The latest Mesa 3D graphics library 17.1.0, which was released a week ago, now is backported for Ubuntu 16.04 and Ubuntu 17.04 via “Ubuntu-X” team PPA. Mesa 17.1.0 implements the OpenGL 4.5 API, but the version reported by glGetString(GL_VERSION) or glGetIntegerv(GL_MAJOR_VERSION) / glGetIntegerv(GL_MINOR_VERSION) depends on the particular driver being used. Some drivers don’t support all… Continue reading How to Install Mesa 17.1.0 via PPA in Ubuntu 16.04, 17.04