[arch-dev-public] xorg moved, nvidia legacy driver issues

Andrea Scarpino andrea at archlinux.org
Sun Nov 1 11:27:52 EST 2009

On 31/10/2009, Tobias Powalowski <t.powa at gmx.de> wrote:
> Hi guys,
> Since xorg has moved to extra repository,
> we will have broken nvidia legacy drivers:
> http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=139388&highlight=x.org
> We will see how fast new fixed legacy drivers will be released, if ever.
> As alternatives, you can use nouveau, nv or vesa drivers instead.
> Negative effect, you lose 3D functionality,
> but you gain a none tainted system ;)
Why you didn't write an announcement for this?

Andrea `bash` Scarpino
Arch Linux Developer

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