[Buildroot] SDL instead of DirectFB

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Sun Aug 29 09:30:56 UTC 2010

Hello Daniel,

On Thu, 26 Aug 2010 14:19:18 -0500
Daniel Lodos <daniel.lodos at hab.desoft.cu> wrote:

> I am trying to make a linux that supports java swings. Java requires
> X11 in linux for the graphics. I was trying to install DirectFB but
> there where a lot of errors. Can I use SDL instead of DirectFB for
> this purpose?

Typically, if you're using X11, DirectFB is not needed. Why would you
need both ?

Thomas Petazzoni, Free Electrons
Kernel, drivers, real-time and embedded Linux
development, consulting, training and support.

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