[PATCH web] building: add --with-cairo=gl to weston autogen step

Eoff, Ullysses A ullysses.a.eoff at intel.com
Tue Aug 13 09:06:33 PDT 2013

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rob Bradford [mailto:robert.bradford at intel.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, August 13, 2013 8:38 AM
> To: Eoff, Ullysses A
> Cc: wayland-devel at lists.freedesktop.org
> Subject: Re: [PATCH web] building: add --with-cairo=gl to weston autogen step
> On 13 August 2013 16:00, U. Artie Eoff <ullysses.a.eoff at intel.com> wrote:
> > From: "U. Artie Eoff" <ullysses.a.eoff at intel.com>
> >
> > The option --with-cairo=[image|gl|glesv2] was added to Weston's
> > configure and it defaults to --with-cairo=image.  Since the
> > preceding instructions elude to compiling and using cairo-gl,
> > Weston needs to be configured to use it.
> Is cairo-gl in a mature enough state to be used by everyone? Turning
> this on will disable the subsurfaces example.

I can't comment on its maturity... but it is provided in Fedora 19 now.

Nonetheless, we still need something in the building instructions that
let everyone know that just building cairo-gl *doesn't* enable its use
in Weston by *default* anymore (unless we change the default order
to be like the old default).

> Rob

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