Yes, this really sucks. The poulsbo drivers aren't even that good in windows: I get crashes trying to use DXVA, when playing videos, the scaling is normally really crappy, etc.
But that they're not releasing any linux drivers for poulsbo really really really sucks. I have bought a netbook with it assuming intel will make sure it will run, but no...
Unless we show them we're upset, nothing's going to happen.
I think we should all file bug reports:
Even better would probably be some polite but clear letters to
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