pkgsrc-Users archive

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]

Re: [PATCH] [RFC] graphics/MesaLib with osmesa and software-only rendering

On Fri, Apr 14, 2017 at 07:06:40PM +0200, Dr. Thomas Orgis wrote:
> [...]
> What seems to be reliable is what results with my attached patch that
> adds the osmesa option to MesaLib, together with
> 	PKG_OPTIONS.MesaLib+= -dri -llvm osmesa
> . While osmesa without dri but _with_ llvm might be worth considering,
> this needs disentanglement of the current MesaLib and it
> might not really be what I am after, with defaulting to using multiple
> rendering threads per user who is logged into the machine (could be
> some dozen at any time).

I'm interested in a software-only Mesa too, and llvmpipe would be a plus.
In my case it's for running on platforms where we have a framebuffer but
no support for the GPU (e.g. most ARM SoCs).

I managed to build mesa with llvmpipe some time ago, but it was very hackish.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

Home | Main Index | Thread Index | Old Index