X Devs Drop NVIDIA Auto-Config Support
Jul 21, 2008, 21:45 (15 Talkback[s])
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"...the problem with this official open-source NVIDIA
driver is that it contains only very basic card functionality and
is limited to 2D acceleration. The code to this driver has also
been intentionally obfuscated by NVIDIA engineers. Unfortunately,
the community reverse-engineered Nouveau driver isn't yet in a
state to become the open-source default for X.Org. "