Thanks for the clarification.
On Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 4:28 AM, Thomas Voß <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
On Fri, Sep 27, 2013 at 12:17 AM, Williams, KyleThat's correct. Ideally, EGL would be extended to handle
> I am still not 100% positive what exactly EGL is, but I saw people talking
> about it on a forum thread, and some were saying that if AMD/Nvidia were to
> release EGL-compatible drivers, these drivers would work with both the Mir
> and Wayland display servers, as they both use EGL. Is this true?
mode-setting/multi-GPU configurations, too. If that is the case,
display servers could theoretically be built on top of pure EGL
If those drivers were available, it would work for any display server, yes.
> Does that
> mean these companies would only have to release one proprietary driver that
> supports EGL and it would work on both Mir and Wayland? I'm not asking
> Ubuntu developers to say what Nvidia or AMD will do, just making a "what if"
> scenario here.
> Kyle Williams
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