Re: greater popularity of Debian on AMD64?
Am 06.09.2012 10:10, schrieb Josselin Mouette:
Le jeudi 06 septembre 2012 à 16:00 +0800, Thomas Goirand a écrit :
Would you then advise for an AMD card over Nvidia?
Is it better supported, and integrate with the standard
desktop screen switcher(s), like xrandr and friends?
Yes AMD is better supported, but for some models the performance is
atrocious. You can’t even run a fullscreen video in a 3D WM if your
hardware is not recent enough.
A little bit offtopic. I didn't wanted to advertise to buy AMD GPUs
(where the topic itself is about the CPU architecture), just wanted to
argument against random old rants.