[arch-dev-public] xorg moved, nvidia legacy driver issues
a.radke at arcor.de
Sun Nov 1 12:17:48 EST 2009
Am Sun, 1 Nov 2009 17:27:52 +0100
schrieb Andrea Scarpino <andrea at archlinux.org>:
> 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?
Because we didn't know this for sure. There wasn't any bug report left.
And I'm totally against holding back anything because of closed stuff.
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