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Re: Project: Android JB 4.1 with Hardware acceleration

Wed Oct 23, 2013 7:52 pm

jamesh wrote:The only advantage in a browser running on Android is some HW acceleration. So, if you get the HW acceleration working for Linux rather than just Android, you get the same effect. So that's where the effort is going - Wayland/Weston acceleration will accelerate the whole desktop for Linux, including the browser.
That's great news for me! Looking forward to it.
I would have asked what took (is taking) that long... But I guess it's the fact that this Wayland/Weston acceleration is something new.

Cheers,
Adrian

jamesh
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Re: Project: Android JB 4.1 with Hardware acceleration

Wed Oct 23, 2013 8:34 pm

There is a very recent thread on wayland that gives some approximate schedules.
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