Jon Smirl jonsmirl at
Wed Jun 15 10:56:13 PDT 2005

On 6/15/05, Adam Jackson <ajax at> wrote:
> On Wednesday 15 June 2005 11:52, Jon Smirl wrote:
> > Should this be an EGL API or should the low level driver send an async
> > notification up into the EGL code? We should probably at least mention
> > what to do with suspend/resume in the spec. How does X deal with
> > suspend/resume notifications?
> The standard EGL way to handle this is to assume the driver knows what's going
> on, and throw EGL_CONTEXT_LOST when it happens.

Does only the driver need to know about suspend/resume or does the X
server need to know too? EGL_CONTEXT_LOST only handles resume. What
about suspend?

Jon Smirl
jonsmirl at

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