Subject: "fusion" of direct and indirect rendering imminent!
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Blair Sadewitz <email@example.com>
Date: 09/10/2007 01:30:02
Check this out!
This is the solution to the GLX direct/indirect rendering conundrum
[which has annoyed me for years]. Dave Airlie et. al. have (alpha
quality for now, but it does work) a zero-copy offscreen pixmap
implementation: Thus, DRI can render offscreen into EXA-allocated,
In freedesktop.org's git, AFAIK, there is relatively mature FreeBSD
code (by Eric Anholt) which could be merged into our tree to support
Unfortunately, I cannot sit at home and work on NetBSD stuff all day.
:( I will do what I can, but if anyone's interested in working on
this as well (I'm just "cutting my teeth" on this stuff now), please
do let me know.