Package description for 'directfb'

direct framebuffer access library

 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...

Various other information for package 'directfb'   (Repository 'misc')


Author: Denis Oliver Kropp <>
Maintainer: Kai Schwenzfeier <>

License: GPL
Status: Stable
Version: 1.0.0-rc2

Download: DirectFB-1.0.0-rc2.tar.gz

Buildtime: 18079 (5) seconds (on reference hardware)
Buildtime: 19576 (9) seconds (on reference hardware)
Package Size: 1.10 MB, 71 files

Dependencies: 00-dirtree applewmproto autoconf bash2 binutils bzip2 coreutils cvm
Dependencies: diffutils findutils freetype freetype:dev gawk gcc42 gcc42:dev
Dependencies: glibc26 glibc26:dev grep libice:dev libjpeg libjpeg:dev
Dependencies: libpng libpng:dev libsdl libsdl:dev libsm:dev libvncserver
Dependencies: libvncserver:dev libx11:dev libxau:dev libxcb:dev libxdmcp:dev
Dependencies: libxt:dev linux26-headers:dev ltrace make man mktemp net-tools
Dependencies: perl5 sed sysfiles sysfsutils sysfsutils:dev tar texinfo twoftpd
Dependencies: ucspi-unix util-linux xmame zlib zlib:dev

ROCK Sources:  directfb.cachedirectfb.confdirectfb.desc