Originally Posted by AaronP
Oh don't get me wrong, I'm not arguing that running as root is necessary. In fact, I'm pretty sure we removed the last thing that required root access from our X driver ages ago, though I don't think anybody's tried it since the X server still uses things like iopl() that do require root. We just need access to the /dev/nvidia* device files.
Good to hear. Now how about the rest of my points?