[cairo] Best strategy for complex screen drawing

Jim Gettys jg at freedesktop.org
Tue Nov 22 11:13:30 PST 2005

Ah, you want a *working* double buffer extension...  Certainly the
extension is built in the server, and if it doesn't work, people will be
happy to consider it a bug...  I see DOUBLE-BUFFER in the list of
extensions in the server.

I have no clue if it really works off hand: ask on the xorg mailing
			- Jim

On Tue, 2005-11-22 at 12:30 -0500, mental at rydia.net wrote:
> Quoting Jim Gettys <jg at freedesktop.org>:
> > Actually, on X, there is the double buffer extension.  Composite
> > is in fact for different purposes.
> > 			- Jim
> Does X.org implement it?  I seem to recall it having been broken for
> a long time in XFree86...
> -mental

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