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Re: Nvidia drivers



dek_ml konerding com writes:

> nvidia isn't going to release the specifications for their cards so that
> xfree can write a driver.  xfree added the necessary stuff so that nvidia
> can ship a binary driver.  I've used it and it works fine for me, I'm
> quite happy with it.  I can't say I'm thrilled with not having the source
> code to the driver, but this is a case where I'm able to get my work done
> faster (at least in the short term) and I value that a bit more than having
> the open source for the driver.  Now, if somebody else comes up with a card
> that equals that performance for a lower price, and has an open source driver,
> I'm all for it.

ATI Radeon is what I currently recommend - it's a nice card, and has
support in current XFree CVS.
-- 
Trond Eivind Glomsrød
Red Hat, Inc.





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