On Mon, 2004-11-29 at 00:15 -0800, Erik Steffl wrote:
For a sound card, it's easy. James Courtier-Dutton reverse engineered
the Audigy LS in a few days. But a 3D driver is literally like rocket
science. It's _hard_. This was discussed on the "open source graphics"
thread on LKML. The consensus was that it's essentially impossible.