[Intel-gfx] [intelddx] TearFree still status "Experimental support"?

Sedat Dilek sedat.dilek at gmail.com
Thu Mar 24 10:56:00 UTC 2016

Hi Chris,

is TearFree feature still "experimental" in current xf86-video-intel.git#master?
It is enabled by default!

[ configure-log ]
xf86-video-intel 2.99.917 will be compiled with:
  Xorg Video ABI version: 15.0 (xorg-server-1.15.1)
  pixman version: pixman-1-0.30.2
  Acceleration backends: none *sna uxa
  Additional debugging support? valgrind
  Support for Kernel Mode Setting? yes
  Support for legacy User Mode Setting (for i810)? yes
  Support for Direct Rendering Infrastructure: *DRI2
  Support for Xv motion compensation (XvMC and libXvMC): yes
  Support for display hotplug notifications (udev): yes
  Build additional tools and utilities? xf86-video-intel-backlight-helper
  Experimental support: TearFree <--- XXX

[ configure.ac ]
    [Enable use of TearFree by default [default=no]]),
if test "x$TEARFREE" = "xyes"; then
AC_DEFINE(TEARFREE,1,[Enable "TearFree" by default])
xp_msg="$xp_msg TearFree" <--- Line needs to be killed ???
if test -n "$xp_msg"; then
echo "  Experimental support:$xp_msg"


- Sedat -

[1] https://cgit.freedesktop.org/xorg/driver/xf86-video-intel/tree/configure.ac#n742
[2] https://cgit.freedesktop.org/xorg/driver/xf86-video-intel/tree/configure.ac#n927

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