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Right now I have to blacklist radeon driver, or it simply hangs with black screen.
Free is too expensive (Economist)
Posted Apr 9, 2012 8:44 UTC (Mon) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
(And the people working on these free drivers are funded by... AMD and Intel! Normally, you'll note, competitors.)
Posted Apr 9, 2012 14:34 UTC (Mon) by Cyberax (✭ supporter ✭, #52523)
So vendors simply don't bother with Linux where it'll be useful only for a fraction of 1% of their users. NVidia hasn't even ported their Optimus technology to Linux in proprietary drivers.
In the area of switchable GPUs all we get is airled. And while he's a mega-super-developer, he can only do so much.
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