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Old 11-05-10, 04:10 PM   #1
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Default nvidia and the wayland display server

So Canonical just announced they will be moving to the wayland display server in the future:

The idea of wayland seems great - a simple display server built on OpenGL for modern compositing desktops. Of course, it will work with all the open-source drivers without much issue. But, will it ever get support in the nvidia drivers?

I'm imagining a horrible future wherein I have to choose between hacking an X display into a wayland-distro to use my old proprietary drivers for games, or using the well supported open-source drivers that simply don't have advanced 3d capabilities.

Please tell me you have some magic in store for us nvidia
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