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Old 12-05-06, 09:36 AM   #5
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Default Re: Will nvidia realease open source drivers for gpu's?

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Originally Posted by ferrazrafael
hummmm, the nvidia code can be used in ati cards?
Not necessarily, but that isn't the point. If nvidia was to release their source, anyone could study it, not just ATI.. NVIDIA doesn't want to help out ATI with their driver development process, nor do they want other new and emerging graphics card companies to compete against either.. That lowers their profits!

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