How DRM differs from KGI?
j.glisse at gmail.com
Fri Jun 24 06:32:24 PDT 2011
On Thu, Jun 23, 2011 at 1:34 PM, PRASANNA KUMAR
<prasanna_tsm_kumar at yahoo.co.in> wrote:
> I came across something called as KGI - kernel graphics interface
> (http://www.kgi-project.org/). It seems it provides the same features as
> KMS. What is the difference between those two? Any specific reason for not
> choosing KGI? I don't know much about KGI so feel free to correct me if I am
> wrong. I think this is the correct mailing list if not just direct me to the
> proper mailing list.
> PrasannaKumar Muralidharan
Difference is that KGI try to do more than modesetting (some kind of
acceleration too) and i don't think they ever try to work with the
community (drm/dri/mesa) which is where pretty much all GPU driver dev
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