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ARGB-GLX Example

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Published on 10 April 2006 01:00 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Desktop
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MacSlow, a blogger from Germany, has written up some code that uses NVIDIA's AddARGBGLXVisuals option (which was introduced last week in the 1.0-8756 drivers). As his video reveals, it is certainly a neat effect he has with Xorg 7.0 and the Composite extension is enabled. His code is freely available and his initial post can be found here. He already has updated the code to his ARGB-GLX example here.

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