[vbox-dev] vbox 3D implementation

mikhail sennikovsky mikhail.sennikovsky at oracle.com
Thu Apr 3 07:52:52 GMT 2014

Just to get a bit more precise info on the current 3D source code location:

Guest-side code is located in
src/VBox/Additions/WINNT/Graphics/Video (WDDM stuff)

Host-side code is in

Gues-Host shared code is

Hope this helps.


On 02.04.2014 21:26, Klaus Espenlaub wrote:
> Hi Dong,
> On 01.04.2014 00:53, DONG HE wrote:
>> Hello VBox developers,
>> Recently I have great interest in figuring out how VBox implement 3D
>> support for D3D and OpenGL. The learning work finally can not proceed as
>> a few files are missing from the SVN trunk check-out, which
>> are DevVGA-SVGA3d-shared.cpp, DevVGA-SVGA3d-win.cpp
>> and DevVGA-SVGA3d-ogl.cpp.
>> I wonder why those files are truncated from the repository or if they
>> exist in some experimental branches? Please give me some ideas. Thanks!
> You're looking at totally the wrong stuff. These files are totally
> unrelated to the existing 3D support.
> Check the contents of src/VBox/HostServices/SharedOpenGL for a lot of
> the code (there are bits and pieces elsewhere).
> Note that I'm not knowing any details how the whole thing works, so
> asking me personally won't get you much further.
> Klaus
>> Regards,
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