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Re: True state of support for 12" iBook G4

Guido Guenther <agx@debian.org> writes:

> On Mon, Nov 01, 2004 at 01:21:57PM +0100, Jérôme Marant wrote:
>> Guido Guenther <agx@debian.org> writes:
>> > On Sun, Oct 31, 2004 at 10:48:54AM +0100, Jérôme Marant wrote:
>> >> > And non-free sucks even more. It is like admiting that close source drivers
>> >> > for ATI cards are good enough. Then they dont work on your iBook and people
>> >> > complain.
>> >> 
>> >> Non-free sucks. But non-free drivers is better than no driver at all.
>> > Depends pretty much on your point of view.
>> Yes, but only prior to buying hardware.
> Nope even afterwards. What is the worth of a binary driver that only
> works on kernel 2.4 (like the modem driver for the pbooks). This really
> affects you _after_ buying the hardware.

Of course. But what point of view are you talking about?

Jérôme Marant


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