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authorBrian Paul <>2008-08-26 15:58:42 -0600
committerBrian Paul <>2008-08-26 15:58:42 -0600
commit17e9bbd5a4fa660e5993c6fe05e181c3d6fd5973 (patch)
tree3ee5f29beef53543101a5c79650cfc518ce0d866 /docs
parent385d6b2e68e6960cf3dc7ff922427523de746a9f (diff)
7.1 updates from 7.2 branch
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diff --git a/docs/download.html b/docs/download.html
index 4a9804955ae..2d587f35f9f 100644
--- a/docs/download.html
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@@ -9,6 +9,8 @@
+Current development release: <b>7.1</b>
Last stable release: <b>7.0.4</b>
diff --git a/docs/news.html b/docs/news.html
index 345e2a9f426..c89c96a7fa2 100644
--- a/docs/news.html
+++ b/docs/news.html
@@ -11,6 +11,16 @@
+<h2>August 26, 2008</h2>
+<a href="relnotes-7.1.html">Mesa 7.1</a> is released.
+This is a new development release.
+It should be relatively stable, but those especially concerned about
+stability should wait for the 7.2 release or use Mesa 7.0.4 (the
+previous stable release).
<h2>August 16, 2008</h2>
<a href="relnotes-7.0.4.html">Mesa 7.0.4</a> is released.
diff --git a/docs/relnotes-7.1.html b/docs/relnotes-7.1.html
index abcbc3186ed..4f8586d5df9 100644
--- a/docs/relnotes-7.1.html
+++ b/docs/relnotes-7.1.html
@@ -8,13 +8,21 @@
<body bgcolor="#eeeeee">
-<H1>Mesa 7.1 Release Notes / May XX, 2008</H1>
+<H1>Mesa 7.1 Release Notes / August 26, 2008</H1>
Mesa 7.1 is a new development release.
There have been many internal code changes since Mesa 7.0.x.
It should be relatively stable, but those who are especially concerned about
-stability should wait for Mesa 7.2.
+stability should wait for Mesa 7.2 or use Mesa 7.0.4 (the previous stable
+Note that this version of Mesa does not use the GEM memory manager.
+The master branch of git uses GEM.
+DRM version 2.3.1 should be used with Mesa 7.1
@@ -27,9 +35,11 @@ TBD
<h2>New features</h2>
<li>autoconf-based configuration (and clean-up of Makefiles)
+<li>Assorted DRI driver enhancements
<li>Reduced dependencies between X server and Mesa
<li>GL_EXT_texture_from_pixmap extension for Xlib driver
<li>Support for the GL shading language with i965 driver (implemented by Intel)
+<li>ATI R500 series support (Radeon X1300&#8211;X1950) in r300 DRI driver
@@ -37,6 +47,7 @@ TBD
<li>Numerous GLSL fixes
<li>Fixed some error code/detection bugs in the GLSL-related API functions
+<li>Lots of DRI driver fixes.