GeForce on PPC == _no work_

Michel Dänzer michdaen at
Tue Oct 30 04:26:48 EST 2001

On Mon, 2001-10-29 at 18:21, Ani Joshi wrote:
> On Sun, 28 Oct 2001, Ethan Benson wrote:
> >
> > > also FreeBSD people, since they also can't use nVidia's binary drivers. I
> > > hope he has some success.
> >
> > don't hold your breath, you might suffocate.
> Hmm, its nice to see such pessimism from the community.  Perhaps instead,
> you could try helping, but I suppose that's too much to ask from some.
> Anyhow, companies *do* change their policies with the proper polite
> lobbying.  This includes nVidia.

I don't see the point of begging them for support though if there are
other companies who already support us.

Someone (Bastien Nocera IIRC) asked nVidia at a show if they planned to
release their drivers for PPC in the future, and they said no. Not even

Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member   /  CS student, Free Software enthusiast

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