Funding Radeon driver development

Daniel Stone daniel at
Tue Apr 17 03:55:04 PDT 2007

On Tue, Apr 17, 2007 at 12:11:25PM +0200, Jerome Glisse wrote:
> I think the donation method is the right things here, for example
> users could make donation to the Xorg foundation (and can save
> some taxes i believe) then i bet Xorg foundation will be able to
> spend this money the more wisely in order to improve xorg and
> all drivers.
> For instance in my personnal case i would like to get some
> higher r500 card (like x1600 and above) as their initialization
> are different than the x1300 i own but i can't afford to buy
> one.

I don't think we really need user donations here: the Foundation is
currently more or less awash with funds.  I'll kick the board and see if
we can get some kind of procedure or policy together WRT developer
hardware donations.

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