Fwd: RFT: prelinkable libGL.so (with a couple of optimizations)

Stephan Kulow coolo at kde.org
Mon May 5 12:41:11 BST 2003

On Sunday 04 May 2003 22:21, Hetz Ben Hamo wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm pretty sure that this might interest few people here. 
> Here's what Jakub posted to redhat's list. The patch itself is also available 
> (Against XFree 4.3).
> ----------  Forwarded Message  ----------
> Subject: RFT: prelinkable libGL.so (with a couple of optimizations)
> Date: Saturday 03 May 2003 16:44 pm
> From: Jakub Jelinek <jakub at redhat.com>
> Hi!
> ftp://people.redhat.com/jakub/XFree86/
> contains patched XFree86 which contain a prelinkable libGL.so with a bunch
> of optimizations.
> I'd appreciate if you could test it out, both whether DRI etc. still works
> for you, if you see any differences in GL benchmarks and how well prelinked
> KDE and other programs which could not be prelinked because of libGL.so
> works.

Note, that setting KDE_IS_PRELINKED before starting KDE gives you additional
benefit as kdeinit won't dlopen then anymore

Greetings, Stephan

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