Within the next few hours AMD will be publishing open-source driver code that exposes their Unified Video Decoder (UVD) engine on modern Radeon HD graphics cards. This will finally allow open-source graphics drivers to take advantage of hardware-accelerated video decoding. Read more details in this Phoronix exclusive. Read More
AMD Releases Open-Source UVD Video Support
Submitted by tuxtops2 on Wed, 2013-04-03 09:30.