Remote OpenGL

Cook, Rich cook47 at
Sat May 28 00:02:25 UTC 2016

> On May 27, 2016, at 4:54 PM, Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia <jeremyhu at> wrote:
>> On May 27, 2016, at 09:27, Cook, Rich <cook47 at> wrote:
>>> On May 27, 2016, at 1:53 AM, Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia <jeremyhu at> wrote:
>>>> Another awkward thing about this, I suppose, is that on OSX the X server
>>>> is started implicitly on demand and there's no reasonable way to configure
>>>> things like command line options.
>>> Most of those are configured via defaults options rather than command line arguments as done through Xorg.
>> Can you be more specific please?  How can I enabled iglx using defaults options?  
> You cannot.  You'll need to edit the startx script yourself.  Assuming that does what you want, file a bug report at requesting that this be supported by a defaults option in the future.

Thanks, I will.  If this is not enabled, then when a user upgrades X11, the default will presumably be lost.  

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