Technologov wrote:Possible ways to get there:
a. Emulate a real 3D card such as GeForce - it solves the drivers problem automatically - but this card is closed-source hardware, so we can't simply emulate it, + it will be damn slow.
This is very very difficult to do technically, so probably, it won't happen.
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sandervl wrote:For those that are interested in 3d acceleration. I've just opened up our OpenGL sources in SVN. Note that it's not complete; not even close.
But test rendering of simple OpenGL samples to an external window on the host works.
Perhaps some of you might want to reach out and help out to complete the work.
Development is monitored here: http://www.virtualbox.org/ticket/475
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