Linux: Mesa, Gallium3D, Nouveau and NVIDIA Drivers, OpenGL Test (GTX 280, GTX 480, GTX 580)

In my recent programming sessions under Linux, I used NVIDIA proprietary and closed source drivers (64-bit version, it was under Mint10 64-bit) without too much difference with Windows ones. Few days ago, I decided to test Dreamlinux 5.0, a 32-bit Linux distro based on Debian 7 Wheezy. Dreamlinux comes with Nouveau driver (NouVeau?), the open source driver for NVIDIA cards. That was a nice opportunity … Continue reading Linux: Mesa, Gallium3D, Nouveau and NVIDIA Drivers, OpenGL Test (GTX 280, GTX 480, GTX 580)