Subject: Re: DRI [was: Re: more summer of code fun]
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: Dave <>
List: tech-x11
Date: 06/05/2005 17:49:32
On Sun, 5 Jun 2005, Martin Husemann wrote:

> > While most people probably won't use DRM on other architectures
> [than i386]
> Actually macppc and sparc64 are two ports that imediately spring to mind.
> It looks like Tonnere removed the worst hack from the kenrel part, but is
> on a strange road when it comes to integration details.

I'd like to use DRI/DRM on an SGI Octane for one.  I still have
semi-access to a lab of them and the graphic performance is still
admirable.  The people working on porting NetBSD to the Octane should
probably be aware of this to prevent silly problems.

David Griffith