Compiling weston on a Raspberry Pi

Pekka Paalanen ppaalanen at
Tue Sep 11 06:40:26 PDT 2012

On Tue, 11 Sep 2012 14:26:59 +0100
Kamil Grzebien <ciptok at> wrote:

> Hello Marian,
> I'm working on backend for RaspberryPi for weston on my free time. I
> based on backend for android as Abhijit pointed. Currently I'm able to
> initialize display and was also able to draw using compositor part of
> weston. However at that stage I didn't manage to run clients properly
> (even simple ones).
> To work on it I use buildroot for RPI:
> I didn't commit packages for weston yet as still have some issues,
> I'll try to do it soon.
> If anyone else is working on it I'm happy to talk about that.

Btw. if you enable Cairo EGL support, toytoolkit clients will not work.

simple-shm should be guaranteed to run, if anything, since it does not
use toytoolkit nor GL.


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