New nvidia drivers available
end at endif.cjb.net
Sat Aug 14 12:23:39 PDT 2004
On Sat, 14 Aug 2004 19:34:24 +0100, Doug Rabson wrote:
> The latest 6113 build of the nvidia graphics drivers has just appeared
> on nvidia's web site. Check out
> http://www.nvidia.com/object/freebsd_1.0-6113.html if you are currently
> using the nvidia proprietary drivers. This driver works nicely on
> FreeBSD-current and while this version is not thread-safe, it does not
> conflict with libpthread or libthr's use of %gs so you don't have to
> map everything down to libc_r any more :-).
> There will be a thread-safe driver available for FreeBSD-current
> sometime after I commit the pthread parts of the TLS support code.
Excellent. I was worried 5.3 might come out first (I track 5.x, not -current).
Robin Schoonover (aka End)
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