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sktrdie
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PostPosted: Fri May 13, 2005 9:38 pm    Post subject: Powerbook madness Reply with quote

Ive been waiting so much for some Linux support on my powerbook Aluminum 12"
The basically 2 things i need (most important) on my powerbook are not supported in Linux, the 3d acceleration for nVidia, and the airport Extreme!!
Its only these 2!!! why!! why cant nvidia and brodcom just make the freaking drivers so they can make me happy!!
PLEASE!!!
somebody!!!anybody!!
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uglyman
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PostPosted: Fri May 13, 2005 11:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

hang in there... this is frustrating for everyone affected by it, but from what I have read support for these items is progressing quickly.
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sktrdie
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PostPosted: Sat May 14, 2005 12:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

uglyman wrote:
hang in there... this is frustrating for everyone affected by it, but from what I have read support for these items is progressing quickly.

i really hope so..
i wish there was a site so that we could help out, and have news abt this entire thing
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PostPosted: Sat May 14, 2005 3:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The site for updates on the Airport Extreme driver is http://linux-bcom4301.sourceforge.net. There really isn't much you can do to help at this point, it just takes time. Be patient. :)
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PostPosted: Sat May 14, 2005 6:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

JoseJX: thanks for all your hard work.
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sktrdie
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PostPosted: Sat May 14, 2005 10:57 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

JoseJX wrote:
The site for updates on the Airport Extreme driver is http://linux-bcom4301.sourceforge.net. There really isn't much you can do to help at this point, it just takes time. Be patient. :)

this is really nice? do u know any similar project going on for nVidia linux drivers?
thnx
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