[SATLUG] Video Cards
bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Wed Jul 1 11:29:26 CDT 2009
> Hm. Nice article, but the author appeared to try to find any excuse to
> push/save ATI. Not a bad thing -- I used to be that way myself, until I
> had my first experience with an nVidia card under Linux. It was like
> night and day, and I'm not talking 5 years ago -- I'm talking now, like
> in the last year. I'm more at home using nVidia installation and driver
> packages in both legacy and current cards than I ever was with ATI, and
> the output quality seems so much better to me. I'm there...
I agree that nVidia does a better job right now, but there is one other issue to
consider. If there isn't a precompiled driver for your distro, you have to
build your own. For me, that's not a big issue, but it might be for others.
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