KDE KWin maintainer Martin GrÃ¤Ãlin is exploring the possibility of defaulting to using EGL rather than GLX when running the KDE desktop on the X.Org Server. EGL is needed by Wayland support, KWin has supported GL/GLES on EGL for some time, and the drivers are into shape for supporting OpenGL over EGL.
August 11, 2015
KDE Ponders Defaulting To EGL Rather Than GLX
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