Re: replacing X Window System !

From: Panagiotis Issaris
Date: Fri May 19 2006 - 07:08:28 EST


Helge Hafting wrote:

The problem with writing those 3D drivers is not complexity
or "historic baggage" in the X codebase. It is the fact that
only the vendors know how the cards work, and most of them
won't tell us.

To which the solution is: buy the cards that work, and screw the rest.

Just out of curiosity: Do you know any currently sold cards that support
XVideo, OpenGL and for which open source drivers are available?

With friendly regards,
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