Newbie Question: DRI and Xorg

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at
Mon Sep 24 10:45:56 PDT 2007

On 9/24/07, yi zheng <goodmenzy at> wrote:
> DRI belong to what group ?
> Xorg or XFree86?

Both of them integrate with the Mesa project, which is where the
actual DRI drivers reside.

> Where does the DRI source code reside in the xorg source tree?

I'm not the authority, but the DRI and GLX modules reside in the
server source code.;a=summary

> What the situations about 3D hardware accelerated system?
> Which doc need to read when one want to have a general idea about 3D render
> in Open software realm?

Much of this information can be found on the DRI website.

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