[SDL] Does DGA mode bypass server?
slouken at devolution.com
Tue Mar 5 15:11:03 PST 2002
> What I'm getting at is does SDL simply get direct access to the
> framebuffer in DGA mode, meaning it can run 100% independent
> of the server, or does it still has to communicate with the Xserver
> to get things done.
It does get direct access to the framebuffer, but it has to communicate
with the server to get things done (like do accelerated blits, and get
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