Go Back   nV News Forums > Linux Support Forums > NVIDIA Linux

Newegg Daily Deals

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 07-05-03, 06:04 AM   #13
Linulux
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Posts: 3
Default

I think anything Linux should be open source... thats just how it works.. Thats what makes linux what it is.. nothing gets better without community power. I've never had problems with nvidia graphics drivers and if I do it fixable.. Thats the great think about linux.. it may have so called "bugs" and such. But you have total control over your system... if you know what you are doing.. linux can be one amazing tool.. I love linux.. but the truth still is that its not for everyone.. its not easy enough for everyone to click an go.. it still has an experimental feel to most new drivers or software...


http://www.petitiononline.com/nforce2/petition.html

Last edited by Linulux; 07-05-03 at 06:35 AM.
Linulux is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-05-03, 08:49 AM   #14
bwkaz
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Posts: 2,262
Default

Um... people? This thread had been dead for a month before it got resurrected (check the dates on the posts), please let it die again...
__________________
Registered Linux User #219692
bwkaz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-05-03, 09:29 AM   #15
hughesjr
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Posts: 2
Default

I wouldn't recommend any card except nvidia for linux.

The drivers aren't perfect ... and they are not open source ...

but they are free ... and they do work well.
hughesjr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-05-03, 11:28 AM   #16
VNA9216
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Posts: 8
Default

tho I must say I can see why Nvidia might not want to make it open source.. because then things will rise that work on 1 card (barely) and it might blow other cards.. this is in my opinion the best way for Nvidia to keep it under controll..
VNA9216 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-08-03, 01:03 PM   #17
Tommi
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Posts: 72
Default

I made a poll at:

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...lts&pollid=239

of the Best workstation cards...nVidia wins.

And also a poll of the best gaming cards...nVidia wins them all.

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...threadid=70262

Yes...there are only few options for Linux.

-Tommi
Tommi is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
NVIDIA Drivers Receive Windows 8 Certification News Archived News Items 0 06-01-12 05:30 AM
Radeon 9700 not all that? sancheuz Other Desktop Graphics Cards 200 10-12-02 09:31 PM
Nvidia Stereo Drivers Soudontsay NVIDIA Windows Graphics Drivers 2 08-26-02 10:48 AM
nvidia drivers in a motherboard with AGP 1.0 (motherboard MVP3+) knocker NVIDIA Linux 1 08-19-02 01:57 AM
NVIDIA 2960 Drivers & RH 7.3 W/2.4.18-5 XASCompuGuy NVIDIA Linux 6 08-02-02 11:53 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:20 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 1998 - 2014, nV News.