[sldev] slviewer on PLAYSTATION3

Robin Cornelius robin.cornelius at gmail.com
Tue Jan 20 01:38:09 PST 2009


Eeek , sorry Guys stupid google mail issues.... i try again...

On Tue, Jan 20, 2009 at 12:02 AM, Takeshich Nakamura
<takeshich.nakamura at gmail.com> wrote:
> hi Robin,
>
> Robin Cornelius <robin.cornelius at gmail.com>wrote:
>> Do you have access and drivers for the accelerated 3d of the PS3?
>> What does glxinfo report? should be some mesa-tools package.
>>
>> Robin
>
>
> glxinfo report is shown as follows.
>
> name of display: :0.0
> display: :0  screen: 0
> direct rendering: No (If you want to find out why, try setting LIBGL_DEBUG=verbose)
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
This is an issue.

As long as that says direct rendering No you are using software only
openGL (mesa) and you will always have trouble to get a good frame
rate. Is there any form of DRI available? Its not accelerated 3d but
it is faster than software alone (its all i've got on one of my
laptops) sometimes you need to play with the xorg gfx drivers and set
options to enable DRI.

Robin


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