[Mesa-dev] [PATCH 0/2] Disable the EGL state tracker for Linux/DRI builds

Emil Velikov emil.l.velikov at gmail.com
Fri Nov 14 06:08:46 PST 2014

On 05/11/14 20:39, Eric Anholt wrote:
> Marek Olšák <maraeo at gmail.com> writes:
>> Hi everybody,
>> I'm about to address this long-standing issue: The EGL state tracker is
>> redundant. It duplicates what st/dri does and it also duplicates what
>> the common loader egl_dri2 does, which is used by all classic drivers
>> and even works better with gallium drivers.
>> Let's compare EGL extensions for both backends:
> I'd love to see VG get nuked at the same time, but still:
> Reviewed-by: Eric Anholt <eric at anholt.net>
Ideally yes. Yet with this series we error out, which should give
insensitive for someone to come forward and implement the missing bits.

So can we consider Jose's statement [1] as acked-by and get this in for
10.4 ? Or are we going to keep the zombie for another XXX months ?

Jose ?


[1] "In short, stop caring about st/egl on Linux, maybe even remove DRI
support out st/egl if you must, but please don't go out of your way to
break EGL on non-linux platforms."

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