[Mesa-dev] [PATCH] Make glXChooseFBConfig handle unspecified sRGB correctly

Adam Jackson ajax at redhat.com
Tue Jul 31 18:06:22 UTC 2018

On Mon, 2018-07-30 at 12:14 -0700, Eric Anholt wrote:
> Jon Turney <jon.turney at dronecode.org.uk> writes:
> > Make glXChooseFBConfig properly handle the case where the only matching
> > configs have the sRGB flag set, but no sRGB attribute is specified.
> > 
> > Since 6e06e281, the sRGBcapable flag is now actually compared, using
> > 
> > 7b0f912e added defaulting of sRGBcapable to GL_FALSE in
> > __glXInitializeVisualConfigFromTags(), to handle servers which don't report
> > it, but this function is also used by glXChooseFBConfig(), so sRGBcapable is
> > implicitly false when not explicitly specified.
> > 
> > (This can cause e.g. glxinfo to fail to find anything matching the simple
> > config it looks for if all the candidates have the sRGB flag set to true.
> > I'm assuming this doesn't happen 'normally' as candidate configs with and
> > without sRGB true are available)
> > 
> > Move this defaulting to createConfigsFromProperties(), and set the default
> > for glXChooseFBConfig() in init_fbconfig_for_chooser() to GLX_DONT_CARE.
> Reviewed-by: Eric Anholt <eric at anholt.net>

This change looks sane, but I note that the extension doesn't actually
specify how we're supposed to handle this attribute. I've filed a spec
bug, in the vague hope that that'll be addressed someday:


Regardless, patch merged, thanks:

To gitlab.freedesktop.org:mesa/mesa.git
   03a61b977e1..faa29c0e244  master -> master

- ajax

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