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.
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RE[6]: My answer is YES
by captain_knobjockey on Tue 18th Apr 2006 22:48 UTC
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I recently had to reinstall Windows. Not nice. Wordpad to look at DOCS ?
Then hours searching for codecs etc

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