GL_EXT_framebuffer_object on Intel GM45 with 2.6.1 drivers

Peter Clifton pcjc2 at
Mon Feb 9 10:53:03 PST 2009

On Mon, 2009-02-09 at 12:08 -0500, Jérôme Poulin wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm currenly owner of a 6530b laptop with an Intel Graphics Media
> Accelerator 4500MHD also known as the chipset GM45 in Linux, I
> currently use the following setup:
> xorg 1.5.3 server
> video-intel 2.6.1 drivers
> mesa 7.2
> libdrm 2.4.3
> dri2proto 1.99.3
> And I would like to know if it is possible to have the following
> extension using this video card: GL_EXT_framebuffer_object
> VMWare seems to need it to get 3D acceleration working, and I'd like
> to know if there's any development on this extension? If not, can I
> add it to the wishlist?

I see this extension listed in my glxinfo output.. I'm using mesa 7.3,
perhaps you could try updating?

Peter Clifton

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