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Old 03-09-04, 06:02 PM   #1
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Default Future of Nvidia Linux Drivers?

Just curious if anyone knows where the future of the Nvidia Drivers for linux is headed. I know that most distros will probably drop XFree86 4.4.0 due to constant problems with the developers and the recent license change. I know that freedesktop.org and x.org have people working on a fork of XFree86 4.4.0 before the license changes were made. Will Nvidia continue to follow XFree86 or will they offer support for the forked xserver which Redhat/Fedora, Mandrakesoft, Debian and OpenBSD are all backing. I look foward to any insight on this issue.
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My understanding is that NVIDIA is considering moving over to the freedesktop.org XServer... which is a very smart move IMHO, as the FreeDesktop server is vastly better than XFree...
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