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Re:Why don't programmers write open source hardwar

Posted by: Anonymous Coward on April 29, 2003 03:26 AM
There are many programmers who do and will write drivers for hardware. However, if the manufacturer of the hardware will not provide the hard information needed to write a good driver, it is very difficult to do the job. Reverse engineering a hardware interface is very difficult. So, if the manufacturer will not give out the info, the driver does not get written.

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