open source graphics card

Oliver Fromme olli at
Fri Mar 16 11:23:25 UTC 2007

Oleg Gritsak wrote:
 > I'm 99% sure, that open source principle is suitable only for software dev. 
 > And OS car is a crappiest idea of all. Production (and research) requires
 > very expensive equipment. Fullstop. Nothing else can be said here, I think.

Well, there are several open-source processors,
most notable the "OpenSPARC" from Sun which is an
open-source UltraSPARC T1 multicore CPU.

For more examples, see this page:

Wikipedia has a whole lot of open-source hardware

Best regards

PS:  Please move this discussion to the -chat list.

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