Indirect Rendering in Xserver 1.4

Daniel Stone daniel at
Mon Sep 1 04:20:24 PDT 2008

On Mon, Sep 01, 2008 at 02:44:23PM +0530, Mustafizur Rahaman wrote:
> As dar as i know GL Core module does the decoding part of X protocol message
> & sending the GL calls to in case of AIGLX. Am i correct? Then if
> GL Core module is not loaded, then who does this?

No, libGLcore was an entire OpenGL software renderer.  libglx was
responsible for dispatch.

> Is there a difference between the way the GL calls gets encoded and decoded
> by the xserver when AIGLX is enabled/disabled?


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