This project has been obsoleted by "Jockey".
Restricted Manager provides a user interface for configuring non-free hardware drivers, such as the Nvidia and ATI fglrx X.org, various Wireless LAN kernel modules, or getting firmware which cannot be shipped with the distribution.
It also provides integration into the desktop for checking about availability of new drivers and notify the user about them.
All bugs Latest bugs reported
Bug #1477705: Whichever NVIDIA driver is in use shows as "open source"
Reported on 2015-07-23
Bug #416379: Activating restricted wifi driver for my Broadcom chip is not persistent
Reported on 2009-11-03
Bug #305700: restricted manager / nvidia settings wrong resolution
Reported on 2008-12-06
Bug #279984: compiz interferes with jackd realtime audio playback
Reported on 2008-10-08
Bug #236011: restricted driver not working
Reported on 2008-05-30