[2nd try] OpenGL 3.3 and 4.0/4.1 for FreeBSD?

C. P. Ghost cpghost at cordula.ws
Mon Nov 8 20:38:56 UTC 2010

On Sun, Nov 7, 2010 at 3:46 AM, Chris Brennan <xaero at xaerolimit.net> wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 6, 2010 at 7:34 PM, C. P. Ghost <cpghost at cordula.ws> wrote:
>> Sorry to repeat my question:
>> http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-questions/2010-November/223379.html
>> but I got no replies at all.
>> Anyone with accelerated 3D on FreeBSD out there using
>> binary drivers and the new OpenGL APIs? Some practical
>> recommendations as to GPUs and drivers? Pointers? Hints?
>> TIA,
>> -cpghost.
> I'm using the binary driver (out of ports) for my nVidia chipset video card,
> works fine so far, but I am not doing anything fancy yet.....

Ah, thank you. Good to know. Did you try something 3D, or just
the usual 2D stuff (e.g. dri/drm etc...)? It's 3D acceleration I'm
interested in, particular the new OpenGL APIs -- and with a bit
of luck, CUDA and/or OpenCL stuff as well.


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