EXA classic problem with Xv

Corbin Simpson mostawesomedude at gmail.com
Thu Jun 10 11:56:49 PDT 2010

2010/6/10 Yves De Muyter <yves at alfavisio.be>:
> Is there any documentation available about the differences between
> exa_mixed and exa_driver ? Is exa_driver like complete handover of
> pixmap migration to the driver ?

The three flavors:
~ Classic. EXA handles offscreen pixmaps itself. Simple, except when it breaks.
~ Driver. EXA lets the driver control pixmap allocation and placement.
Great if you have a memory manager.
~ Mixed. Like driver, but certain things have been tweaked to optimize
certain kinds of acceleration in a way that was never really explained
to me.

To go from driver to mixed is pretty simple; here's an example commit:

~ C.

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Corbin Simpson
<MostAwesomeDude at gmail.com>

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