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    What's sad about it?

    A senior member at a Linux-dedicated sight that doesn't know that OSS never really dies? :confused: Especially mature s/w like Tbird, which they haven't actually had to change since the 1.5 series,...
  2. That's a joke, right?

    :confused:

    Nvidia drivers have been great (though obviously not perfect) for years. Much better than the laggy, buggy and multiply-confusing AMD drivers.

    Anyone who wants good 3D performance...
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    False logic in wanting an ARM motherboard

    Computing is computing, whether the CPU is ARM or x86, and ARM's only claim to fame is it's low power consumption.

    Since desktop and pseudo-embedded computers don't run on batteries, an Atom or...
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    I've used GNOME 2 since way back in the 2.2 days,...

    I've used GNOME 2 since way back in the 2.2 days, and I guarantee you: it's not in my way. Never has been, never will be.


    So... can someone show me a screenprint of GNOME 2 actually being in...
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    I also am surprised at the lack of fork. ...

    I also am surprised at the lack of fork. However, it's not (yet) affected me, since Ubuntu 10.10+PPAs still works perfectly.

    Maybe in a year or two I'll get worried.
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    Serious problem with similar mobo

    Based partly on this review, I just purchased and installed the similar A780GXE/128M.

    However, the AHCI BIOS only sees 4 of my 5 SATA devices, and, of course, the one it doesn't see is my boot...
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    Interesting. This should be emphasized more...

    Interesting. This should be emphasized more often.



    Which of these actually controls drawing pixels on the console? DRI/DRI2?

    I ask that because currently I use the nvidia binary driver,...
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    But now ATI doesn't exist anymore, so stop...

    But now ATI doesn't exist anymore, so stop holding a grudge against a non-entity.

    Nvidia earned all of Linuxdom's loyalty by being an early h/w supporter, but AMD has also been a long-time...
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    It would be only *some* cards. And they'd have...

    It would be only *some* cards. And they'd have to drop a lot of frames to get such a speedup, which would be obviously noticeable.

    I read somewhere that NV's DX10-capable chips don't have certain...
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    There's a very short bar, too small for numbers...

    There's a very short bar, too small for numbers to fit in.



    Something seems screwy. My GeForce 7200SE using the 177.82 driver and X Server 1.4.2 runs gtkDrawingArea Pixbufs thru 100 iterations...
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