[vbox-dev] Running MeeGo UX correctly inside VirtualBox with OpenGL acceleration

Leonid leonid.lobachev at sun.com
Wed Sep 1 03:09:22 PDT 2010


Hi Haitao,

> The window group is drawn as you have suspected. And the overlay group could
> be drawn by mutter plugins. MeeGo Netbook UX uses the overlay to draw MeeGo
> panel.
Does MeeGo use some special X api to use overlays or is it just rendering to
some drawable created by mutter and used as overlay by all mutter plugins?
 
> Could we work together to let VirtualBox
> run MeeGo Netbook UX, Gnome-Shell (mutter-based GL compositor) correctly with
> GL acceleration?
Sure, sounds like a good idea. Could you perhaps join
irc://irc.freenode.org/vbox-dev one day and poke "leovb" there so we could have
a chat?
 
Regards, Leonid.





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