OpenGL 2 supported on ATI RV370?
Adam K Kirchhoff
adamk at voicenet.com
Thu Nov 20 03:16:51 PST 2008
On Wed, 19 Nov 2008 13:02:34 +0100
"Rene Ladan" <r.c.ladan at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm running FreeBSD 7.1-BETA2 i386 at work. The computer has an ATI
> RV370 (X300SE)
> card installed. According to glxinfo, the supported OpenGL version
> 1.3 using Mesa 7.0.3.
> I'm using the xf86-video-ati driver, the ports are up-to-date. DRI
> seems to work fine.
> Is there a way to get OpenGL 2 support on this machine (using -CURRENT
> with some patches?)
> or should I install Linux on it so that I can use the commercial
> FGLRX driver?
The r300 Mesa driver supports many of the opengl 2.0 extensions, but
not all of them. If you need complete opengl 2 support with that card,
then fglrx is much more likely to fulfill your needs.
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