Originally Posted by metamatics
I would i like to be able to tell you not to buy an nVidia card knowing the pain you are going to have with binary only drivers (expect at least 3/4 crashes per day), but afaik those are the only cards with some (quite old) support for amd64 (and this is the sad reason i bought my FX5600). When i will find a decent 3d card with decent opensource drivers i will immediatly trash my nvidia card
The uptake of 64bit it slow anyway and you will not find a 3d card with OpenSource drives equiavent to nvidia. 64bit drivers are slow coming out in all cases not just nvidia.