[linux-elitists] I agreed not to help you, can you help me?

Eugen Leitl eugen@leitl.org
Tue Jun 13 09:40:57 PDT 2006

On Tue, Jun 13, 2006 at 09:24:17AM -0700, Greg KH wrote:

> Yes, you dropped that, but in order for XGL/Compiz to run on an nVidia
> chip, you need to run the closed source kernel driver.  So it is

Actually, no, I didn't. This is the first piece of actual info in
this thread. I now see that 


"Does not support 3D acceleration at all. Xgl will not work well 
with software emulation, refrain from using this combination."
which answers my question "does it blow?" in the affirmative.

> implied, and known, even by you, so don't try to hide that.

Thanks for the condescension, but no thanks.
> Then I'm sorry, I'm not going to offer up any help, for the very reasons
> outlined by Don's original reply, and I doubt anyone else will either,
> which is the main point of this portion of the thread.

I think the main point of this thread is something else entirely,
and quite visible to anyone who comes across the list archive. I also got
that message just fine. Again: thanks, but no thanks. Have fun
tilting at windmills.

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