Is the nvidia proprietary driver much faster (for me) than nv driver?
cl at isbd.net
Fri Mar 7 18:33:30 UTC 2008
On Fri, Mar 07, 2008 at 02:27:26PM +0000, dexter wrote:
> On Fri March 7 2008 12:36:04 Chris G wrote:
> > I run fedora 8 and have a "XFX GeForce 7300GS, 256Mb DDR-2 display
> > card".
> > Will using the nvidia proprietary X driver be noticeably faster than
> > the 'standard' nv driver? I don't play any games on my computer but I
> > do some graphical stuff, my main uses are:-
> > Web browsing using firefox
> > Lots of command line terminal windows
> > digikam photo album
> > VMWare running Windows XP as a guest system
> > I think the most likely area to be affected by better graphics drivers
> > is the VMWare (Workstation 6.0.2 if that's relevant). Can anyone tell
> > me if I'll gain anything by moving to the nvidia drivers?
> > Chris Green
> The open drivers are an obfuscated POS.
> ALL nVidia folks go here www.opentheblob.com and sign-up
Well that's very informative! :-)
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