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Re: amd64 and video card experiences?

On Sat, 2004-08-21 at 22:48 -0700, Jeffrey Baker wrote:
> On Aug 21, 2004, at 7:28 PM, Marcelo E. Magallon wrote:
> > On Mon, Aug 16, 2004 at 12:01:39AM +0100, Hugo Mills wrote:
> >
> I do have to wonder why they continue to support Red Hat so strongly.  
> Of all the Linux users I know, and especially the developers, not a 
> single person uses Red Hat Linux on a desktop machine.  Yet, NVidia and 
> most other 3rd-party software vendors continue to support Red Hat 
> exclusively.  I wonder when they will get a clue in this department?

Because companies like to talk to, and make agreements with, other
companies.  So, companies like NVIDIA, Oracle, etc take these
habits from the traditional business world and try to fit it into
the Linux world.

I'm not saying that it's The Right Thing, but that's how it is.

Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson, LA USA
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"Python is executable pseudocode; Perl is executable line noise"

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