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 Accelerated X flame wars! Maybe not

Linux with faster a faster X Window System would be a good thing.

"Then along came 3D accelerated graphics. This, in short, transferred the processing required to display graphical detail from the main processor to the processor on the graphics card, or the GPU. To facilitate this, the GPU exposes a series of APIs or functions to the program that, when called, performs the necessary operations needed for the user to play first-person shooter games and blow up the appropriate baddies. Or, for the more serious, it would enable you to represent three-dimensional models of certain architectures using computer aided design programs."
Free Software Magazine - Accelerated X flame wars! Maybe not

 (Submitted by Noel Tue Feb 28, 2006 )


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