> Gene Heskett sends Greetings to Ron Nicholls;
>>> I have a pretty nicely working system right now with 0-9.769 drivers. What
>>> will the newer drivers give me? I am using them on a diamond viper 770d
>>> and a GeForce 2mx card. Any issues I should be aware of with these
>>> drivers? I read about an issue with acrobat reader and the new drivers.
>>> Any other issues or problems besides the font one?
>>> Michael Perry
>>A couple of posts I've read cause me to wonder
>>about new driver.
>>Unless nvidia release the hardware details so decent
>>drivers can be written, the next card purchase wont be
> They at least are trying, in that they released a newer set of drivers
> a couple of days ago, the announcement was on LinuxToday at the time.
> Cheers, Gene
> email gene underscore heskett at iolinc dot net
I would tend to agree on both counts actually. It appears that nvidia is
trying and I think they should open things up and let some others in to
assist. I understand that the drivers are a complementary effort between
SGI, VA, and Nvidia?
Some of the issues I have seen raised about the new drivers include the
failure of acrobat reader to run correctly, some video corruption at times,
fonts defaulting to a larger size initially. Any others people are aware