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Old 01-03-2011, 03:17 AM   #1
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Enabling graphics accelerator


Hi All,
I'm working on an i5 core with H57 chipset.Is there any way in which I can make sure my DirectFB Application is using GMA-HD(builtin with i5)?
 
Old 01-03-2011, 08:21 AM   #2
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Hello,

Well a method could be to use "software-warn" option in your directfbrc: http://directfb.org/wiki/index.php/N...lback_warnings
But if you get a warning, it does not necessary mean that you do not use hardware acceleration, I may simply mean that no hardware acceleration is implemented for the given function for your video card.
Another method may be to use "df_dok" test which will do many benchmarks and inform you which test is hardware accelerated (video cards icon in the results report).

Regards,

Oliv'
 
Old 01-04-2011, 01:11 AM   #3
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Hi Oliv'

Thanks for the support
 
  


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