[Wine] Re: Amazon AWS EC2, Ubuntu, Wine and a 3D App on remote desktop

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Mon Jul 18 09:20:48 CDT 2011

cgltower wrote:
> I have glxgears running over the remote desktop, isnt that 3D accelerated?

glxgears can perfectly run without any hardware 3D acceleration. It's not using anything but 2-3 basic 3D operations, which can be easily emulated by CPU.

On another hand, all games that require real GPU can't work with CPU emulated 3D.

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