Mesa 11.1.0 3D Graphics Library Release Candidate 3 released

Emil Velikov has announced the release of Mesa 11.1.0 3D Graphics Library Release Candidate 3, which is now available for testing. Mesa is an open-source implementation of the OpenGL specification. OpenGL is a programming library for writing interactive 3D applications.


Mesa 11.1.0 3D Graphics Library Release Candidate 3 changelog:

  • i965: fix 64-bit immediates in brw_inst(_set)_bits
  • r600: geometry shader gsvs itemsize workaround
  • r600: rv670 use at least 16es/gs threads
  • r600: workaround empty geom shader.
  • r600: do SQ flush ES ring rolling workaround
  • r600: SMX returns CONTEXT_DONE early workaround
  • cherry-ignore: ignore unneeded header update
  • mesa: remove len argument from _mesa_shader_debug()
  • glapi: add GetPointervKHR to the ES dispatch
  • mesa: do not enable KHR_debug for ES 1.0
  • mesa: rename GroupStackDepth to CurrentGroup
  • mesa: return the correct value for GroupStackDepth
  • mesa: add SEVERITY_NOTIFICATION to default state
  • mesa: accept TYPE_PUSH/POP_GROUP with glDebugMessageInsert
  • mesa: errors: validate the length of null terminated string
  • mesa: rework the meaning of gl_debug_message::length
  • nvc0/ir: fold postfactor into immediate
  • nv50/ir: deal with loops with no breaks
  • nv50/ir: the mad source might not have a defining instruction
  • nv50/ir: fix instruction permutation logic
  • nv50/ir: don’t forget to mark flagsDef on cvt in txb lowering
  • nv50/ir: fix DCE to not generate 96-bit loads
  • nv50/ir: avoid looking at uninitialized srcMods entries
  • automake: fix some occurrences of hardcoded -ldl and -lpthread
  • vl/buffers: fixes vl_video_buffer_formats for RGBX
  • radeonsi: fix Fiji for LLVM <= 3.7
  • radeon/llvm: Use llvm.AMDIL.exp intrinsic again for now
  • mesa/version: Update gl_extensions::Version during version override
  • i965: use _Shader to get fragment program when updating surface state
  • clover: Handle NULL devices returned by pipe_loader_probe() v2
  • Install Mesa 11.1.0 3D Graphics Library Release Candidate 3 

    sudo add-apt-repository ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa
    sudo apt-get update
    sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
    sudo apt-get build-dep mesa
    sudo apt-get install llvm-dev
    wget ftp://
    tar -xvf mesa-11.1.0-rc3.tar.xz
    cd mesa-11.1.0-rc3
    ./configure --enable-gallium-llvm make sudo make install
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