[Mesa-dev] [Bug 102067] Is it possible select a driver/implementation in an application? (like in OpenCL)

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Emil Velikov <emil.l.velikov at gmail.com> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
         Resolution|---                         |FIXED
             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED

--- Comment #1 from Emil Velikov <emil.l.velikov at gmail.com> ---
(In reply to myocytebd at sina.com from comment #0)

> Is it possible for a application to enumerate and select the GL
> implementation,
> like in OpenCL?
> In case of:
> 1. Mesa EGL.
>    How to enumerate and select a GL vendor/implementation?
There is the EGL device set of extensions. There are some WIP patches for mesa,
but none are merged yet.

> 2. GLX.
>    Is it possible to enumerate and select the GL drivers?
AFAICT no extensions that provide the functionality are available.

> 3. Wayland.
>    Is Mesa EGL/DRI the only frontend/backend?
>    (Or is there some way to load proprietary drivers?)
Yes there are proprietary drivers that have Wayland support.
Regardless, Wayland is used in conjunction with EGL, which can use the above

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