[OpenJDK 2D-Dev] Initial code drop in xrender-repository

Dmitri Trembovetski Dmitri.Trembovetski at Sun.COM
Fri Jul 25 23:17:11 UTC 2008

   Congratulations, Clemens!

   For those who haven't seen his pipeline at work, take a look
   at his blog - http://linuxhippy.blogspot.com/ .

   It's pretty impressive, he can even run Java2Demo, Netbeans
   and SwingSet2, and even with Nimbus =)


Clemens Eisserer wrote:
> Hello,
> There is now an early version of the xrender pipeline in its
> repository, the first changeset is located here:
> http://hg.openjdk.java.net/xrender/xrender/jdk/rev/6d294fa2bd42
> Thanks a lot to Dmitri for beeing that helpful, friendly and patient.
> There are still many things to be done, but the concepts shouldn't
> change that much.
> It would be great if you could have a look, I would be happy about
> suggestions and criticism.
> To try it out I suggest using at least Xorg-1.5 and a recent version
> of the intel-driver (I used 2.3.2).
> There are some bugs in the intel-driver (already reported and
> confirmed), so if you have problems with rendering artifacts please
> use XAA.
> I'll be able to test it on an Radeon-X700M (RV420) on weekend.
> The nvidia binary driver is missing some xrender hooks (e.g. hurting
> nimbus a lot), but they are almost finished and should be available
> soon with a new driver release:
> http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=116444
> Thanks in advance, Clemens

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