Originally Posted by macemoneta
It's not a slam on Nvidia developers, it's a slam on Nvidia's policy that doesn't reflect the realities of a Linux development environment.
And it is stupid, too. Already WE
, the (partially very knowledgable) users in this forum who are willing to try out and debug beta versions and pre-releases are such a valuable (but free of charge) resource for driver development; totally idiotic to squander like that.
At some point, when this resource moves to use/help/test/debug nouveau, we'll at least get something in return for our efforts.