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From: Barry Schwartz <chemoelectric@...>
Subject: Re: Kernel-3.3.0 and Nvidia-drivers
Date: Tue, 20 Mar 2012 01:20:13 -0500
Frank Peters <frank.peters@...> skribis:
> I think the main complaint is that the Nvidia drivers are closed
> binary blobs while Nouveau is an attempt to create an entirely
> open source driver.

Unfortunately the nvidia drivers are needed not only for graphics but
also to use the GPU for scientific calculations, including for
donating processor time to medical research, for instance.



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Re: Kernel-3.3.0 and Nvidia-drivers
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