remote OpenGL, was Re: [rescue] Compaq Proliant 8000

Joshua Boyd jdboyd at
Sat May 1 12:19:57 CDT 2004

On Sat, May 01, 2004 at 01:07:14PM -0400, Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
> Fri, 30 Apr 2004 @ 13:53 -0400, Joshua Boyd said:
> > I guess GLX.  I know that running OpenGL programs on linux and pipe the
> > display to my Octane works fine.  I haven't really tried going the other
> > direction. 
> I would like to see this work.
> I assume that once you pay the price of sending textures over the net,
> performance isn't too bad?

Pretty much I guess.  I haven't done anything particularly texture heavy
this way.  Mostly I run Wings3D.

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