XFree86 3D Status Report
XFree86 version 4.0 has been released.
Since this includes an implementation of the GLX extension as
standard, I consider this page to be obsolete.
By including a recent version of Mesa,
version 4.0 of XFree86 includes software GLX support for all
graphics hardware, and hardware GLX support for some hardware
(the XFree86 DRI
documentation should list which hardware is supported, and how to
The hardware GLX support in XFree86 v4.0 is provided by the
Direct Rendering Infrastructure project.
If you are still using XFree86 version 3.3.5 or 3.3.6, you might be interested
in the Utah GLX project, which
also provides hardware acclerated 3D.
Last modified: Wed Jul 18 17:31:57 2001