[PATCH] radeon: enable glamor automatically by default

Marek Olšák maraeo at gmail.com
Mon Sep 16 08:30:51 PDT 2013

I agree. There is even more radical but reasonable solution: remove
--disable-glamor a fail if glamor is missing. There are people who
don't know what glamor is and this should make the decision easier for


On Mon, Sep 16, 2013 at 4:59 PM, Michel Dänzer <michel at daenzer.net> wrote:
> On Mon, 2013-09-16 at 16:30 +0200, Marek Olšák wrote:
>> I think it's better to fail and force a user to use --disable-glamor
>> (or install glamor) than silently succeed without any acceleration for
>> SI.
> Maybe, but then it would be clearer to make the default 'yes' instead of
> 'auto'. :)
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> Earthling Michel Dänzer           |                   http://www.amd.com
> Libre software enthusiast         |          Debian, X and DRI developer

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