Type: Posts; User: miskol; Keyword(s):
DMA-BUFs are all about zero copy
there wasn't such API/tool as memory block that you can use in kernel space and user space(application space) and you don't need to do memcpy of it
nice example of full html apps are some M$ apps on Windows 8
Email client, Weather, Calendar,.....
vmware release workstation 11 on 1.12
And I did some benchmarks with x265 encoder in guest ubuntu
I wasn't really happy with speed if I run x265 on host machine or guest machine
x265 encoding on...
still no AVX and AVX2 support
you can still do business logic in C++
they moved from widgets to QML
it is just like microsoft moved from WINAPI ->MFC -> WPF
QML is pretty much...
But there are some use cases where you simple don't need persistent data storage and ramdisk is good enough.
raspberry pi SOC handle full hd in 3W !
It is really so stupid how all AMD and nvidia drivers are programmed copy this and copy this and copy this and copy this, copy decodec image from kernel...
nVidia K1 has openMAX api
with working gstreamer
As far as I know VLC support openMAX too
Broadcom GPU is fast piece of hardware
I remember NOKIA 701, 808
128MB for GPU (same gpu as we have in rpi and other broadcom SOCs)
It was so fast with VBO technique.
this remember me 3d compositor in wolf 3d style
Worst user interface ever !!!!
Wake up KDE and hire somebody
Plasma media center is same .....
99% of nice UI effects are Qt effects.
I think you should also benchmark app version that communicate with Mir/Wayland directly
As there also exist Qt for wayland and QT for Mir , gtk for wayland
search for openmax