Phoronix reported that it has been five years since amd launched the gpuopen graphics open source project.It is reported that in order to better communicate with GPU / game developers publicly, the project provides many sample codes related to the GPU of radon.However, amd has been working on open source Linux drivers for more than ten years.
(from: gpuopen)Official website）
(1) Provide code and documentation to PC developers;
(2) Give it more control over GPU;
(3) Fulfill the promise of open source software and deepen the cooperation with the developer community.
Looking back on the five-year history of gpuopen, we can see that AMD has not been smooth in promoting open source graphics projects (even some projects were not open source at the beginning).
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Even so, the company still provides more open source code and examples than its competitor NVIDIA, especially the complete open source of its own driver stack.