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Last change on this file since 719353d was 719353d, checked in by Ken Moffat <ken@…>, 10 years ago

libdrm: add the correct nouveau imprecation, required for MesaLib.

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.5//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.5/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY libdrm-download-http "http://dri.freedesktop.org/libdrm/libdrm-&libdrm-version;.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY libdrm-download-ftp " ">
9 <!ENTITY libdrm-md5sum "0fba4f42735cd3d24dd7a8cde0023fbd">
10 <!ENTITY libdrm-size "484 KB">
11 <!ENTITY libdrm-buildsize "7.1 MB">
12 <!ENTITY libdrm-time "less than 0.1 SBU">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="libdrm" xreflabel="libdrm-&libdrm-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="libdrm.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>libdrm-&libdrm-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="libdrm">
26 <primary sortas="a-libdrm">libdrm</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to libdrm</title>
31
32 <para><application>libdrm</application> provides core library routines
33 for the X Window System to directly interface with video hardware using
34 the Linux kernel's Direct Rendering Modules.</para>
35
36 &lfs71_checked;
37
38 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
39 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
40 <listitem>
41 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&libdrm-download-http;"/></para>
42 </listitem>
43 <listitem>
44 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&libdrm-download-ftp;"/></para>
45 </listitem>
46 <listitem>
47 <para>Download MD5 sum: &libdrm-md5sum;</para>
48 </listitem>
49 <listitem>
50 <para>Download size: &libdrm-size;</para>
51 </listitem>
52 <listitem>
53 <para>Estimated disk space required: &libdrm-buildsize;</para>
54 </listitem>
55 <listitem>
56 <para>Estimated build time: &libdrm-time;</para>
57 </listitem>
58 </itemizedlist>
59
60 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">libdrm Dependencies</bridgehead>
61
62 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
63 <para role="required"><xref linkend="libpthread-stubs"/> and
64 <xref linkend="libatomic_ops"/> (required on x86 only)</para>
65
66 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
67 <para role="optional"><xref linkend="cairo"/></para>
68
69 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
70 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/libdrm"/></para>
71
72 </sect2>
73
74 <sect2 role="installation">
75 <title>Installation of libdrm</title>
76
77 <para>Install <application>libdrm</application> by running the following
78 commands:</para>
79
80<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=$XORG_PREFIX \
81 --enable-nouveau-experimental-api &amp;&amp;
82make</userinput></screen>
83
84 <para>To check the results, issue <command>make check</command>. Note that
85 some tests may fail depending on the video hardware installed in the
86 machine.</para>
87
88 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
89
90<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
91
92 </sect2>
93
94 <sect2 role="commands">
95 <title>Command Explanations</title>
96
97 <para><parameter>--enable-nouveau-experimental-api</parameter>: This parameter
98 enables use of nouveau's experimental kernel API (required for the default
99 configuration of <application>MesaLib</application>).</para>
100
101 <para><option>--enable-vmwgfx-experimental-api</option>: This
102 parameter enables use of vmwgfx's experimental kernel api.</para>
103
104 </sect2>
105
106 <sect2 role="content">
107 <title>Contents</title>
108
109 <segmentedlist>
110 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
111 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
112 <segtitle>Installed Directory</segtitle>
113
114 <seglistitem>
115 <seg>None</seg>
116 <seg>libdrm.so, libdrm_intel.so, libdrm_nouveau.so,
117 libdrm_radeon.so, and libkms.so</seg>
118 <seg><envar>$XORG_PREFIX</envar>/include/drm</seg>
119 </seglistitem>
120 </segmentedlist>
121
122 <variablelist>
123 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
124 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
125 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
126
127 <varlistentry id="libdrm-lib">
128 <term><filename class='libraryfile'>libdrm{,_intel,_nouveau,_radeon}.so</filename></term>
129 <listitem>
130 <para>contains the Direct Rendering Module library functions, and
131 additional vendor specific functions for Intel and NVidia, and Radeon
132 devices.</para>
133 <indexterm zone="libdrm libdrm-lib">
134 <primary sortas="c-libdrm">libdrm{,_intel,_nouveau,_radeon}.so</primary>
135 </indexterm>
136 </listitem>
137 </varlistentry>
138 <varlistentry id="libkms-lib">
139 <term><filename class='libraryfile'>libkms.so</filename></term>
140 <listitem>
141 <para>contains functions necessary for kernel modesetting.</para>
142 <indexterm zone="libdrm libkms-lib">
143 <primary sortas="c-libkms">libkms.so</primary>
144 </indexterm>
145 </listitem>
146 </varlistentry>
147
148 </variablelist>
149
150 </sect2>
151
152</sect1>
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