[vbox-dev] [PATCH] Fix for 3D acceleration for NVIDIA / Linux hosts; Closes Bug #13653

Frank Mehnert frank.mehnert at oracle.com
Fri May 22 21:03:54 UTC 2015


On Friday 22 May 2015 23:44:51 Alexey Eromenko wrote:
> After 3 days of almost sleepless nights, I was able to find the bug !
> Fix is related to multi-threading, and I don't understand it's
> implications fully. And my fix could kill 3D acceleration on any other
> hosts, so proceed with caution !
> I call Oracle to review this patch, release v5.0.0-BETA5 early with a
> fix, so we could test 3D acceleration on all hosts. (Windows/Mac OS
> X/Linux) and all GPU vendors (IntelAMD/NVIDIA).

if you don't stop cross-posting I will unsubscribe you from vbox-dev.
You already wrote your findings to the trac-ticket.

Kind regards,

Dr.-Ing. Frank Mehnert | Software Development Director, VirtualBox
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