This is the first release for the DirectFB 1.7 series.
Please find in the download section the following releases:
Major new feature:
task-manager (must be enabled explicitly)
The task manager allows to automatically distribute rendering tasks over
multiple cpu and/or gpu cores. There is an implementation for the generic
(software) driver which can be configured with by setting software-cores=
New System Module
Tons of bugfixes and performance improvements...
There will be more documentation about the task manager and other enhancements or changes soon.
For details on the release please refer to the NEWS and ChangeLog files in the corresponding download directories