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 How Xgl works

If you have been seeing Xgl but have never been exactly sure what it is this is the article for you.

"Xgl is new X server architecture layered on top of OpenGL: it doesn't need X drivers anymore, but just OpenGL drivers for all its rendering. Current implementation of Xgl is Xglx. It's just an "hack" to see what Xgl is capable of. This page tries to explain how Xglx works. The future Xgl implementation will be Xegl."
How Xgl works

 (Submitted by Noel Wed Oct 4, 2006 )


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