> Has anyone considered perhaps partnering with either Metrolink
> or Xi Graphics (makers of Accelerated-X) and having _them_ be
> the providers of the X server for SGI?
If there's not going to be a free X server for the SGI then Ariel
can keep the machine...
> B. Gives us a venue by which SGI can provide optimized
> versions of OpenGL for Linux/Intel. This is what we
> could bring to the table.
> C. Lends additional credibility to the Linux/SGI port.
These two are probably good reasons for having a valued added option.
However crippling a required system component isnt.