[blfs-dev] Xorg Chapter
Fernando de Oliveira
famobr at yahoo.com.br
Mon Aug 20 17:55:45 PDT 2012
Em 20-08-2012 20:28, Armin K. escreveu:
> I would also like to add here a note about LLVM dep and MesaLib itself.
> LLVM may not be heavy dep for MesaLib, but it is dependency by default
> unless different instructions are used (I set it to recommended because
> there were complaints). LLVM is used by Radeon r300 and r600 gallium
> drivers as well as llvmpipe driver, which is gallium swrast - it
> outperforms older DRI swrast in most cases.
I think I am guilty for that :-)
> So in order to satisfy everyone, I'll set it as required if I upgrade
> MesaLib. MesaLib 8.1 should've been released at half of August, but it
> was delayed, and instead it will be MesaLib 9.0 because it will probably
> bring OpenGL 3.1 support. For anyone interested in this, there is a mail
> on freedesktop mailing lists.
> For anyone that wants to complain about LLVM being hard dep (yes it is a
> pain to build) because you don't use it (intel or nvidia users), feel
> free to modify instructions for yourself dropping llvm dependency. (I
> put this just for reference in the future).
After some posts, I can understand the necessity for that. Please, just
write some note/warning how to do it, if possible.
Again, thanks for your work.
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