Re: what graphics card to choose
Martin Steigerwald <Martin <at> lichtvoll.de>
2012-07-31 19:51:04 GMT
Am Dienstag, 31. Juli 2012 schrieb Martin Steigerwald:
> Am Montag, 30. Juli 2012 schrieb Camaleón:
> > On Mon, 30 Jul 2012 10:55:16 -0400, Gary Dale wrote:
> > > On 30/07/12 07:02 AM, Yaro Kasear wrote:
> > (...)
> > >> KMS is a wonderful feature, but I personally would rather see good
> > >> OpenGL support than KMS, though. Nouveau's getting there, but it's
> > >> support for OpenGL (Through Gallium.) isn't really mature enough
> > >> yet. I also get some odd mouse-stuttering when I use Nouveau.
> > >>
> > >> Until this is "fixed," I elect to use nVidia's official drivers,
> > >> which I personally haven't had any issues with to date.
> > >
> > > And I elect to use ATI cards, because, unlike NVidia, ATI actually
> > > helps the open source driver development.
> > "Help" is always welcome but more than help I prefer a driver that
> > works and supports all its hardware features in the same way or at
> > least as close as it does for Windows, and not just in papers and
> > benchmarks but in real life. Otherwise, the "help" is of little
> > "help" and good intentions are only wastepaper.
> > Yes, this post comes with a bit of rant so don't take it very
> > seriously
> I don´t care that much as long as what I need works.
> Which it does for Intel Sandybridge graphics – that to my surprise is
> even considered suitable for Flightgear.