[ANNOUNCE] Deprecation of xf86-video-nv

Piotr Gluszenia Slawinski curious at bwv190.internetdsl.tpnet.pl
Sat Mar 27 07:46:21 PDT 2010


On Fri, 26 Mar 2010, Andy Ritger wrote:

> Historically, NVIDIA developed and maintained the xf86-video-nv X driver,
> Our advice to owners of NVIDIA GPUs running Linux is to use the VESA X
> driver from the time of Linux distribution installation until they can
> download and install the NVIDIA Linux driver from their distribution
> repositories or from nvidia.com.

then NVIDIA could be so kind and fix the "NVIDIA Linux driver"
to build and work properly with alternate libc implementations, like
uclibc (glibc is hard-linked in libGL supplied with The Driver)

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