Originally Posted by zim2dive
Possibly.. I had the impression it (the PPA) was connected to nvidia?? which is why I asked here.
On the official ubuntu side, I long ago gave up on seeing current drivers in the main repos.
I doubt it... The owner is Brandon Snider according to this site
and his wiki page
says he's working independently (no ties to nvidia).
I believe Ubuntu has a "stability before bleeding edge" philosophy, just as Debian, which it is based on. Therefore you are forced to use other repos for bleeding edge stuff.
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