Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 8th Jun 2007 20:02 UTC, submitted by Michael
AMD "Last week we had published The Truth About ATI/AMD & Linux, and to no real surprise, the feedback ranged from beliefs that it was propaganda to others being grateful that AMD finally shared some additional information with their Linux customers about the fglrx development cycle. While the article was far from being propaganda, what had outraged a number of open-source developers were AMD's comments on the R200 support or there the lack of. In this article, we have a few additional comments to share along with what some open-source developers had to say about AMD's information."
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RE: no surprises
by msundman on Fri 8th Jun 2007 22:29 UTC in reply to "no surprises"
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> releasing source code gives away all the hardware details

I don't believe that for a second. I might believe that the source code might hint at a few design details, but nothing substantial, and certainly not everything or even much.

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