I'm pretty sure his suggestion was for at developer to work on getting the drivers to OpenGL 3.x/4.x - not to move the engine to 2.x!
Originally Posted by mirv
Erg, you're right, damn I'm having a bad day for reading. Sorry all!
Originally Posted by anbog
I believe Linux gamers are like 4% at best (based on UT2K4's numbers). I can't find the article anymore but I thought it was 4% (link anyone?)
Originally Posted by nite
So, it is not likely they will make a lot of money on us. Besides, they have a lot of other expenses as well. Making the engine able to run on Linux out of the box is no small feat.
And even if they wanted to, they can't. One of the X.org guys said here on Phoronix that they have enough money for it but they can not find more people to do it. (http://www.phoronix.com/forums/showp...34&postcount=2)