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authorDan Nicholson <>2008-06-30 10:28:02 -0700
committerDan Nicholson <>2008-06-30 11:16:09 -0700
commit5cae1b747bf7013124c21f15c410635c16593656 (patch)
treeeec40767e72005f487244bc90a0c2cb55e3aea1a /docs
parentbb1744970d74432692f2e109fca1dc31593605af (diff)
autoconf: Improve the visibility of the swrast DRI driver
Improve the --with-dri-drivers help text so that users are aware that they should install the swrast DRI driver.
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@@ -182,11 +182,12 @@ will search for DRI drivers. The default is <code>${libdir}/dri</code>.
<li><code>--with-dri-drivers=DRIVER,DRIVER,...</code> - This option
allows a specific set of DRI drivers to be built. For example,
-<code>--with-dri-drivers="i965,radeon,nouveau"</code>. By default,
-the drivers will be chosen depending on the target platform. See the
-directory <code>src/mesa/drivers/dri</code> in the source tree for
-available drivers.
+<code>--with-dri-drivers="swrast,i965,radeon,nouveau"</code>. By
+default, the drivers will be chosen depending on the target platform.
+See the directory <code>src/mesa/drivers/dri</code> in the source tree
+for available drivers. Beware that the swrast DRI driver is used by both
+libGL and the X.Org xserver GLX module to do software rendering, so you
+may run into problems if it is not available.</li>
<!-- This explanation might be totally bogus. Kristian? -->
<li><code>--disable-driglx-direct</code> - Disable direct rendering in
GLX. Normally, direct hardware rendering through the DRI drivers and