Results 1 to 9 of 9

Thread: Revised DRI2 Enters Mesa, X Server

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    14,561

    Default Revised DRI2 Enters Mesa, X Server

    Phoronix: Revised DRI2 Enters Mesa, X Server

    Earlier this month we shared that X.Org 7.4 will lose DRI2 support. Direct Rendering Infrastructure 2 (DRI2) was just conceived one year ago and X.Org 7.4 would have been the first release with this technology that allows for directed rendering to redirected windows...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=NjY4Mw

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    The intarwebs
    Posts
    385

    Default

    typo: line 3; redundant 'though'
    typo: line 4; 'from' should be 'to'

    This comment may be removed immediately when the errors have been corrected.

  3. #3

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by ethana2 View Post
    typo: line 3; redundant 'though'
    typo: line 4; 'from' should be 'to'

    This comment may be removed immediately when the errors have been corrected.
    Fixed, thanks. Was multitasking too much this afternoon

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    Albuquerque NM USA
    Posts
    347

    Default

    Also the bit about Intel in the first para is backwards...they went from TTM to GEM.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    The intarwebs
    Posts
    385

    Default

    Yeah, you corrected the typo incorrectly.

    Don't feel bad, just be sure to get some good sleep tonight..

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Posts
    314

    Default

    Oooh - as soon as radeonhd/fglrx starts working with this I might ditch my release-based Ubuntu 8.04 gaming partition for something more bloody-edge/developer friendly

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Posts
    233

    Default

    This is grate!
    Hopeful X.Org 7.5 comes in six months after X.Org 7.4

    And the portions to go into the kernel, when are they going to be merged, in 2.6.28??

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Posts
    403

    Default

    Nifty. I hope this means we will have a fully modernized graphics architecture by sometime next year.

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    The intarwebs
    Posts
    385

    Default

    Yeah, it's going to be awesome when all these sweet new things are fully implemented

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •