In His Defense Omega's Drivers are one of the best, but he's more dedacated to ATI now, his ATI drivers are by far the best (in my opinion) for the ATI hardware. and so far i have see XG drivers to be a notch above the rest.
To be honest, I have NEVER had a modded driver "bug out" on me, on ATI or Nvidia products. it's usally NOT the drivers fault. the boost in IQ/SPEED, I feel is more than worth it. :P downloads are workin fine. :P (oh yea, still...
it depends on what you want, I personally use modded drivers, latest versions. currently i'm testing with 78.03-HD from Tweaksrus.com, and DH-Zer0point .7803 drivers. both seem good. i still have NFS:U2 issues when i mex out AF, and AA....
I can ALMOST agree with the idea that if it works, then why fix it? but you seem to fail to relize that with each new driver comes speed and IQ improvments, worth the 10-15 min (MAX) to properly switch drivers.
about modding the new nvidia 77.77's to install on the 9680.
then you can eather