Originally Posted by SuLinUX
Because nvidia know how to dev drivers well and if they are simular to Windows then they shouldbe of a high quality(which they are anyway in my opinion). Opensourcing the driver help fix bugs but since when has that stops Windows users hacking the driver to solve such bugs?.
Well, sure, to some extent it is possible to modify the binaries, but it's generally a lot more time consuming and simply much harder.
And yes, I believe it has often stopped Windows users who were interested in investigating bugs they encountered in the driver from solving these problems.