Jerome Glisse j.glisse at
Sun Feb 4 04:19:33 PST 2007

On 2/4/07, Russell Shaw <rjshaw at> wrote:
> Hi,
> Where can i get the "vesa" standards free? Or do i have to buy'em?
> I'm interested in understanding and improving X video drivers.

There should be a pdf of vesa vbe 3.0 available on the net. But don't
expect to improve things using vesa, AFAIK vesa is a very limited
standard with almost no acceleration for any interesting things.
It's more a legacy things that let you set video mode and draw
everythings using CPU and memcpying to the video card.

Jerome Glisse

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