Phoronix: NVIDIA GeForce 7800GTX + 1.0-7675 Driver Preview
Aug 08, 2005, 05:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Larabel)
[ Thanks to Phoronix for this link.
"Within a few hours, NVIDIA is expected to release their new set
of display drivers (1.0-7675). Among other improvements, these new
drivers should correct a majority of the problems that previously
plagued the 7800GTX Linux performance. Some such problems were the
2D/3D clock switch not operating properly and the GPU not being
able to surpass the 415MHz mark. Although in our testing we were
using an early build of the 1.0-7675 x86_64 drivers, we're pleased
to say these issues are no longer a problem. The G70 immediately
scaled up to 468MHz; past the 430MHz reference mark. This article
is in continuation of our previous piece entitled the NVIDIA
GeForce 7800GTX Linux Preview..."