FB model basic issues (WAS: radeon, apertures & memory mapping)
michel at daenzer.net
Wed Mar 16 13:00:26 PST 2005
On Wed, 2005-03-16 at 21:51 +0200, Ville Syrjälä wrote:
> One thing just popped to my head though. If in the future we are going to
> allow graphics cards to render to system memory, using the swapper will no
> longer work. I don't see any other solution that having the CPU perform
> the byte swapping.
Sane hardware should have a way to deal with this as well. Either way,
this is hardware specific, so it will probably have to be handled by the
hardware driver(s) somehow.
Earthling Michel Dänzer | Debian (powerpc), X and DRI developer
Libre software enthusiast | http://svcs.affero.net/rm.php?r=daenzer
More information about the xorg