[CentOS] Switch to Nvidia from ATI

Wed Oct 18 15:09:54 UTC 2006
chrism at imntv.com <chrism at imntv.com>

Bisbal, Prentice wrote:
> If oyu really want to take advantage of the performance those cards 
> have to offer, you should use the nvidia  (that's the actual module 
> name used by X) driver downloaded directly from NVidia. It makes a 
> world of difference in performance, is easy to install, and is 
> completely distribution neutral. It will work fine with XFree86 or X.org
> http://www.nvidia.com/object/unix.html

Yep, I noticed better performance here too.  I'm using the 5200 without 
incident on a number of CentOS machines (32 and 64 bit).