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Old September 13, 2012, 04:01 PM
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Originally Posted by bojangles View Post
What I don't understand is why would AMD or Nvidia not work with popular Linux distros to ensure that drivers were compiled with all the necessities in the first place.

Sure, I know how to navigate Windows quite well and change settings, etc., but to have to download these crazy libraries just to install one driver is beyond insane. If Linux wants to obtain more marketshare, developers and hardware manufacturers should be working together to fix this issue.
drivers from nvidia for Linux actually install and work well. I have used them on various machines with no problems.

unlike windows its upto the user of what is installed in a Linux os which is part of the freedom and something you don't get with windows.
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