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Originally Posted by tconroy135;11688698 
Definitely good riddance, I got my 580 today and to my surprise all of my games, even FFXI, work with the newest drivers, certainly not the case with my ole ATI 5970 which was a great piece of hardware with shameful drivers.
Don't switch to FFXIV. Nvidia drivers suck so bad on 14.

Contrary to what some members of this forum think, one person does not write software at a large company. Terry Makedon leaving his position as "CatalystMaker" is not going to affect anything all that much.
Edited by Riou - 12/18/10 at 9:26pm
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Originally Posted by sub50hz;11698725 
It's what I said a million times. He was a suit, a "face" if you will. Nobody here is privy to insult him or his work, as it seems like the good majority of you used this "face" as a martyr for either faulty drivers or your own inability to manage drivers on your system(s).

Well said. It's easier to attack a suit with a name then try to fix a problem YOU have made. PEBKAC in 99% of the problems with AMD/ATI drivers.

But sadly, those suffering from PEBKAC are always the first to point fingers at others. It's easier then having a hard look at themselves in a mirror.
    
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I actually usually spend alot of my time at home after work and on weekends scanning forums and seeing what people are complaining about and making sure that the engineers were aware of issues people were seeing.
I guess the engineers can't read English.
    
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