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No XP driver for Larrabee?

Vista, Seven and Linux only

| Posted: Nov 7, 2008 2:49 pm

It seems the gang over at Intel might skip out on writing an XP driver for their new Larrabee GPU.

 

According to Fudo over at Fudzilla Intel will release drivers for Vista, Windows Seven and possibly for Linux but there is no XP driver on the horizon.

 

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No XP driver for Larrabee?

 

Intel simply wants to move away from this operating system and invest its development time in the future, which is obviously Windows 7. The Vista driver is reality, as this operating system is gaining market share as we speak as most of the systems do come with Vista and you almost don't have a choice to go back to Windows XP especially when you buy your PC in local retail store.

 

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