vmwgfx GL3 and other -next (4.3) pathches

Daniel Vetter daniel at ffwll.ch
Wed Aug 12 23:38:05 PDT 2015

On Thu, Aug 13, 2015 at 7:04 AM, Thomas Hellstrom <thellstrom at vmware.com> wrote:
>> Out of curiosity I did take a (very) quick look and also tried to find the
>> corresponding userspace parts. On a quick search I didn't find anything
>> for libdrm or mesa, neither on mailing lists or already committed. Where
>> are those pieces?
>> -Daniel
> The mesa code is ready and working but undergoing final tidying before
> upstreaming. The aim is of course to release it well before linux 4.3 is
> out. However our kernel interface has just undergone very minor change

In my opinion userspace must be ready for merging (and public) before
the kernel code can go in. That's at least what I enforce for i915 and
how all other drivers are handled.
Daniel Vetter
Software Engineer, Intel Corporation
+41 (0) 79 365 57 48 - http://blog.ffwll.ch

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