Driver Wars

nvidia drivers 390.25 vs kernel 4.16

This one is a quickie. This commit broke compatibility with nvidia drivers. I’m not sure who is being the jerk here. Is nvidia for using exports that they should know they shouldn’t be using? Or are the Linux kernel developers for constantly changing what’s exported and what’s not? I just did a git revert¬†4bd89ed39b2ab8dc4ac4b6c59b07d420b0213bec on […]

Driver Wars: nvidia-drivers-375.39 vs. kernel-4.11.0-rc4

Oh my gosh, it hurts so bad; I’m having trouble deciding where to even begin. I haven’t seen it this bad in years. I’m going to do things a little bit differently this time. I’m going to post the patch first, instead of last, then break it down from there. So, here’s everything I had […]