[Mesa-dev] dri3proto requirement (Was: Add DRI3+Present loader)

Jose Fonseca jfonseca at vmware.com
Mon Nov 11 08:11:47 PST 2013


----- Original Message -----
> On 11/08/2013 11:49 AM, Eric Anholt wrote:
> > Jose Fonseca <jfonseca at vmware.com> writes:
> >
> >> This change seems makes dri3proto a hard requirement to build with
> >> automake.  Is that strictly necessary?  I tried to find ubuntu
> >> packages for it to install on my build slave, but it doesn't seem they
> >> exist yet.
> >
> > Well, we could build more build infrastructure for not building it, but
> > there are released tarballs and it's a tiny little set of headers.
> Since DRI3 depends on several new packages which aren't readily
> available yet (yum, apt-get, etc), I'm really glad to have the
> --disable-dri3 option (Thanks, Armin).

I think xshmfence is only used for DRI3, so its requirement could be equally forfeited when --disable-dri3 is set.


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