[linux-elitists] Re: Petitition for Nvidia to Release Open-Source Drivers

D. Joe Anderson deejoe@raccoon.com
Tue Nov 8 07:25:18 PST 2005


On Mon, Nov 07, 2005 at 10:09:39AM -0800, Rick Moen wrote:
> Quoting Etienne Goyer (etienne.goyer@videotron.ca):
> 
> > The problem is that, if you expect any kind of decent 3D acceleration 
> > (decent by today's standard, not by 3Dfx's standard), you have no choice 
> > but to shove a binary driver down your throat.

> And, as Greg suggested, if I had to have (e.g.) a dedicated
> gaming box, it might well run GameOS XP.  But I don't.

Or ScienceAndEngineeringOS X, as the case may be, since there
are applications for 3D acceleration beyond games.

-- 
D. Joe




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