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Old 01-13-07, 04:17 PM   #6
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Default Re: Will nvidia realease open source drivers for gpu's?

Originally Posted by rewt
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!
Or maybe, the world of developers would find ways to improve the drivers, improve their OS implementation, and add new features.

Linux users, who want only open-source drivers, would be driven to purchase Nvidia cards.. That increases their profits!
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