directfb: Direct framebuffer access library1

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DirectFB is a thin library that provides hardware graphics acceleration, input device handling and abstraction, integrated windowing system with support for translucent windows and multiple display layers on top of the Linux Framebuffer Device. It is a complete hardware abstraction layer with software fallbacks for every graphics operation that is not supported by the underlying hardware. DirectFB adds graphical power to embedded systems and sets a new standard for graphics under Linux. more...

... part of T2, get it here


Author: Denis Oliver Kropp <dok [at] directfb [dot] org>
Maintainer: Michael Tross <michael [at] tross [dot] org>

License: GPL
Status: Beta

Download: DirectFB-

T2 source: directfb.cache
T2 source: directfb.conf
T2 source: directfb.desc
T2 source: types-fix.patch

Build time (on reference hardware): 75% (relative to binutils)2

Installed size (on reference hardware): 2.02 MB, 236 files

Dependencies (build time detected): 00-dirtree autoconf bash binutils bzip2 coreutils diffutils findutils freetype gawk gcc glibc grep libjpeg libpng libsdl libx11 libxau libxdmcp libxext linux-header make man mktemp net-tools patch perl sed sysfiles sysfsutils tar texinfo util-linux xextproto xproto zlib

Installed files (on reference hardware): n.a.

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2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).