Subject: Re: The best ever
To: NetBSD Users <email@example.com>
From: Charles Shannon Hendrix <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/07/2002 23:59:44
On Sun, Oct 06, 2002 at 11:28:00PM -0700, Jason R Thorpe wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 07, 2002 at 12:51:15PM +0900, Matt Doughty wrote:
> > He isn't talking about the drivers that are provided with XFree. nVidia
> > provides binary only drivers for linux, soon FreeBSD??, that are fully
> > accelerated for both 2d and 3d so you can't just copy the drivers over.
> Actually, yes you can. This is the whole point of XFree86's loadable
> module interface.
The nVidia drivers only work with a wrapper for the Linux kernel.
You cannot use them with anything except Linux right now.