Month: June 2011

OpenGL, 3D and Video acceleration in USB display devices under Linux

A possible way to accelerate 3D and Video on USB display devices (applies for any display device but I show how to use with USB display devices) using VirtualGL. Based on Bumblebee I have summarised steps to enable 3D acceleration.

For this to work you need to have a decent Graphics card capable to accelerating Video and 3D, most of the recent Intel, AMD/ATI, nVidia graphics card supports this with proper drivers installed. (more…)