Re: openGL problems: how is it supposed to work?
>> Erik Steffl <email@example.com> writes:
> xscreensaver: openGL demo hacsk are running in software mode when run
> by xscreensaver but run accelerated when run from xterm.
IIRC, this is a xscreensaver FAQ (alas! I'm not sure)
> is libglide3 still used for implementation of openGL? when I remove
> libglide3 the openGL stops working (in HW accelerated mode).
libglide3 is used by the 3dfx DRI driver.
> ldd `which glxinfo` does not show libglide to be used but strace
> reveals it opens it - is it based on which module is used (I guess only
> tdfx uses glide)?
the 3dfx driver dlopen's it itself.
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