PCI Express and Fedora?

Mike A. Harris mharris at mharris.ca
Tue Mar 14 23:38:24 UTC 2006

Chuck Forsberg WA7KGX N2469R wrote:
> Following a hunch, I replaced the PCI Express video card
> with an old PCI card.  Fedora installed and ran without
> problems, albeit limited to 800x600.
> The new Kordraa-Xgl Live cd runs with the PCI Express
> card using its "Nvidia gl driver".

Which would be the proprietary "Nvidia" driver, which does not
and wont ever ship with Fedora Core, as it is not open source.

Mike A. Harris  *  Open Source Advocate  *  http://mharris.ca
                       Proud Canadian.

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