nVidia BLOB driver

RW rwmaillists at googlemail.com
Tue Apr 19 16:25:41 UTC 2011

On Tue, 19 Apr 2011 13:44:11 +0200
"O. Hartmann" <ohartman at zedat.fu-berlin.de> wrote:

> And the last question is about the place where the nVidia binary
> driver is kept. I tried to look for it intuitively at folder
> x11-driver. Is there a reason why this BLOB is kept outside the
> x11-driver

ports/x11-drivers/ was created when the drivers were split out of the
old monolithic xorg port. nvidia-driver was already in the tree when
that happened. I guess no-one bothered to move it.

> folder?

There are some people on this list that don't like the "F-word", let's
see if one bites.

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