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Re: Fedora 9: Leading edge or bleeding edge?

Posted by: Anonymous [ip:] on May 19, 2008 10:17 PM
Regarding the Nvidia closed source driver: I wonder that you - as a longtime fedora user - don't know about the livna repositories, which provide all the essential but "unclean" software?

btw I also have nvidia gpu and in the past I was also angry with fedora (and other distros) for not providing theese drivers and forcing users to download them separately. But now I come to see that this policy may finally have an effect on the hardware vendors. I am going to buy a new computer this summer and I have already decided to switch to ATI's gpu because of a promise of open source drivers.


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