Xgl and redirecting events
davidr at novell.com
Thu Jan 4 15:16:26 PST 2007
On Thu, 2007-01-04 at 13:25 +0100, Heinrich Janzing wrote:
> Due to my hardware (ATI) I am forced to use Xgl for development of my OpenGL
> compositor in order to get hardware acceleration (otherwise I would have
> opted for AIGLX).
> Like Looking Glass, my windows are not displayed in a strictly 2D manner
> anymore. This means that like LG I will have to use event redirection. I was
> going to use Xevie for this. Since Xgl doesn't support Xevie (yet?) I figured
> I could connect to the underlying X server and use Xevie on that to intercept
> events (assuming that it still handles the hardware events, which seemed to
> be the case).
Xevie should work fine with Xgl. I have been using it before so it
shouldn't take a lot time to get it working again if it's for some
reason currently broken.
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