[Mesa-dev] [RFC-PATCH 00/18] add Android support

Brian Paul brianp at vmware.com
Wed Aug 17 07:26:48 PDT 2011

On 08/17/2011 12:28 AM, Chia-I Wu wrote:
> Hi list,
> This patch series adds Android Gingerbread support to Mesa.  To begin
> with, it only supports software rendering with softpipe.  I've tested
> it with VirtualBox.  There are pending series that enable all other
> gallium pipe drivers and the classic i915/i965.  I would like to see
> how this series goes before sending them out.
> If you are familiar with Android-x86, you can replace external/mesa by
> the master branch plus this series, and build the image like this
>   $ make -j2 iso_img BOARD_GPU_DRIVERS=swrast
> The first five patches fix build issues with Android's toolchain and
> libc.  They are generally pretty small.
> Patch 6-8 adds Android Gingerbread support to core EGL and st/egl.
> They are quite isolated and should be interesting to EGL developers.
> Patch 9-18 adds Android.mk's to the source tree.  The Android build
> system will include them and build mesa when BOARD_GPU_DRIVERS is
> defined.
> This series is RFC because Android.mk's duplicate the source lists in
> Makefile's.  It means it will suffer from the same pain as SCons does:
> it needs to be updated if a new file is added.  Chad has concerns
> about this.  Since he also needs to work on that for his series, I
> will join him and update Android.mk's accordingly.
> Other than that, please review.

The new code in patch 8 seems light on comments.  Maybe you could add 
comments to the new functions and structs to explain what they do.

Otherwise, Reviewed-by: Brian Paul <brianp at vmware.com>


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