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Date:      Fri, 20 Nov 2009 16:14:03 +0000
From:      Chris Rees <utisoft@googlemail.com>
To:        Robert Huff <roberthuff@rcn.com>
Cc:        Anton Shterenlikht <mexas@bristol.ac.uk>, freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: GPUs on FBSD?
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2009/11/20 Robert Huff <roberthuff@rcn.com>:
>
> Chris Rees writes:
>> =A0> Anybody knows of working GPUs under FBSD on any arch?
>> =A0> Any advice?
>>
>> =A0Nvidia GPUs work on IA-32 machines, but AFAIK there's still no
>> =A0amd64 driver.
>
> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0There was a posting within the last 24 hours on one of the
> FreeBSD mailing lists that pointed to a post indicating nVidia is
> working on native {i386, amd64} drivers. =A0The post was dated
> November 5th; it provided no expected release date beyond "when it's
> done". =A0My personal _estimation_ would be "when 8.0 ships, or soon
> after".
>
>
> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0Robert Huf=
f

Now that could be very interesting....

Thanks for your alertness! I couldn't find the post you mentioned,
though there is
http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showpost.php?p=3D2078598&postcount=3D415

Chris


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