[ubuntu-x] gallium version of i915_dri.so

erwin erwin at junge.nl
Fri Feb 10 15:13:50 UTC 2012


On Fri, 10 Feb 2012 16:31:57 +0200, Timo Aaltonen <tjaalton at ubuntu.com>
wrote:
> (please use the mailing list mentioned on the maintainer field of the
> package)
> 
> On 10.02.2012 15:51, erwin wrote:
>> 
>> Hi Timo,
>> 
>> I noticed the following line in the changelog for
>> libgl1-mesa-dri-experimental in the xorg edgers ppa:
>> 
>> Drop the dri-alternates driver search path, and don't ship
>>     gallium version of i915_dri.so for now
>> 
>> Could you tell me why you stopped shipping the gallium version of
>> i915_dri.so? I used this to get OpenGL2 support on my netbook (some
games
>> require it). Is there anything I can do to get it back in?
> 
> Nope, don't remember why I dropped it. Maybe just that the package had
> enough issues to get it built, and it was getting on the way.

Any chance of getting it back in? I'd be happy to help with any issues,
could you point me in the right direction?



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