GL, x.org 6.9, and missing TrueColor visuals
michel at tungstengraphics.com
Sat Jun 24 07:52:52 PDT 2006
On Thu, 2006-06-22 at 12:49 -0500, timwoj at ieee.org wrote:
> I'm having a problem with gl and x.org 6.9. GL can't seem to find any of
> the true color visuals that are on the system, but only when I connect
> from a remote machine. xdpyinfo says the visuals are there, but
> glXChooseVisual can't seem to see them. I have a short snippet of code
> that can demostrate it. If I run the code on the local machine, it finds
> a visual without any problems.
> I've tested the code on older versions of XF86 as well as a couple of
> different versions of Xsun, and it works there correctly. I've also tried
> this on two separate machines running X.org 6.9 and one running 6.8.2 and
> it failed on both.
> If it's something I'm not doing right in my code, I'd rather fix it that
> way than upgrade to 7.1 if I can. I've attached the code and the output
> of xdpyinfo. The xdpyinfo output was generated by Sun's xdpyinfo on the
> Solaris box I'm trying to connect from.
Not sure this is what you're seeing, but I pushed a couple of fixes to
xserver git for GLX issues when server and client have different byte
Earthling Michel Dänzer | http://tungstengraphics.com
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