Tried to launch and got this:

"Proprietary Nvidia drivers are NOT supported. Use Nouveau. To launch sway anyway, launch with --my-next-gpu-wont-be-nvidia and DO NOT report issues."

It must be one of the best error message I've seen.

@rasmus lol. I gotta admit, that's pretty good.

On the one hand, I have to use the proprietary drivers because the nouveau ones don't have Vulkan support, and there's no clock speed support for my card, which means I'm stuck on the BIOS's minimal setting.

On the other, I'll most definitely abide by that switch. I've learned my lesson on that. No nVidia ever again. XD

@KitsuneAlicia @rasmus AMD is looking might fine this days anyways so lickly to se more and better for AMD going forward.

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AMD is looking mighty fine this days anyways so likely to se more and better support for AMD going forward.* (Just had to edit it)

@rasmus that's... not really smart from a development viewpoint.

On some gpus, nouveau really doesn't preform well (including mine).

All it does is make me want to not use your software.

@noirscape @rasmus if you are so inclined, you can find Drew (the lead developer) ranting wherever he gets tagged about NVIDIA’s inability to use standard APIs and then trying to bully everyone else in to supporting their broken unstable garbage for free. It’s incredibly easy to sympathize with his arguments, and I don’t think I’ve seen NVIDIA offering their developer time or money to rectify the flag...

@abyxcos @rasmus I can understand the frustration, but throwing an error that only goes away if the user adds a passive agressive flag to the program doesn't strike me as a mature solution either.

@noirscape if I remember correctly, there is actually zero NVIDIA proprietary support due to above. The flag is just there for the few unfortunate souls that have multiple graphics cards in their system. Maybe @rasmus can confirm?

@abyxcos @noirscape I don't know, but I have integrated graphics from Intel, so it might be the case :)

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@FirstProgenitor @rasmus Also nvidia blocks a lot of their GPU features without any reason and files law suite against persons reverse engineering those locks. After all: not a great experience supporting those cards.

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