Linked by Eugenia Loli on Tue 18th Apr 2006 17:49 UTC
Linux Efforts to bring glitzy new graphics to Linux are fueling an old conflict: Does proprietary software belong in open-source Linux? The issue involves software modules called drivers, which plug into the kernel at the heart of the open-source operating system. Drivers let software communicate with hardware such as network adapters, hard drives and video cards.
Thread beginning with comment 116138
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
Mitarai
Member since:
2005-07-28

I have an ATI 9800 pro with the latest propietary drivers, no problems here.

Reply Parent Score: 1