[HEADS UP] Experimental 3D HW accel support for Radeon HD
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Wed Dec 23 06:15:38 UTC 2009
On Tue, Dec 22, 2009 at 11:38:50PM -0600, Robert Noland wrote:
> On Wed, 2009-12-23 at 07:31 +0200, Alex Kozlov wrote:
> > On Wed, Dec 23, 2009 at 02:03:15AM +0900, Norikatsu Shigemura wrote:
> > > On Tue, 22 Dec 2009 00:26:38 -0600 Robert Noland <rnoland at FreeBSD.org> wrote:
> > > > As much as I don't want to, I need to request a repo copy of libdrm in
> > > > order to keep nouveau working... The bits needed for r600 were added
> > > > just after 2.4.12 and the bits that broke nouveau were just before
> > > > 2.4.13...
> > >
> > > Ah, I just see! ABI breakage is building issue, I confirmed:
> > >
> > > I think simple-fully xf86-video-nouveau updating at the same
> > > time. Please see also attached patch. I confirmed that
> > > compile is OK. But I don't have any GeForce video cards.
> > > So I don't know any problems of updating it in real.
> > >
> > > And do you have any recommendation of GeForce? e.g. 9800GTX,
> > > GT260, ... I'll get one and test. I'm interested in Cuda
> > > and nvidia binary driver, too.
> > >
> > > P.S. libdrm was update to 2.4.17, so I'll update...
> > I just tested libdrm 2.4.17 with --enable-radeon-experimental-api
> > and mesalib git master. It's work quite good. Well, it worked
> > quite good before
> I've said it before, but I'll repeat... libdrm_radeon serves no purpose
> on FreeBSD and may cause problems. It is only used by TTM/KMS enabled
> drivers on linux. If it ever becomes useful... I'll enable it in the
Sorry. I only mean that libradeon is a harmless at the moment.
Could You please let us know rough roadmap for freebsd kernel drm?
> > "Merge branch 'glsl-pp-rework-2'" (e195eab9093d2a6cf55a42b2e7789c9a381b778)
> > but this is separate matter.
> > So may be enabling libdrm_radeon is not such a bad idea.
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