2048 size limit on virtual displays

Mika Fischer mika.fischer at zoopnet.de
Sat Apr 26 08:47:02 PDT 2008

Keith Packard wrote:
>> Although even on the 965 the texture size appears to be limited to
>> 2048x2048, which won't allow you to fully enjoy Compiz on your large
>> side-by-side dualhead screen.
> That was a bug; it's fixed upstream now. The 965 can texture from up to
> 8192x8192 images.

Hm. I tried this patch:

But that seems not enough:
$ glxinfo -l | grep GL_MAX_TEXTURE_SIZE

And if I override the check in Compiz I still get a messed-up background
in the area >2048...

Any ideas? Do I need other patches, too?


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