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FS#53528 - [libglvnd] retroarch kms/egl fails

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Tim (timde9) - Saturday, 01 April 2017, 20:58 GMT
Last edited by Maxime Gauduin (Alucryd) - Thursday, 01 June 2017, 21:56 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Upstream Bugs
Status Closed
Assigned To Laurent Carlier (lordheavy)
Felix Yan (felixonmars)
Maxime Gauduin (Alucryd)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


trying to launch retroarch in a tty fails when libglvnd is enabled. I have filed a bug with upstream only posting here to make users aware of the issue.

Additional info:
issue in retroarch issue tracker:

issue filed with libglvnd:

Steps to reproduce:
just try to launch retroarch with the latest mesa from repos. You can rebuild Mesa with the '--enable-glvnd' flag removed and retroarch will then launch successfully.
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Closed by  Maxime Gauduin (Alucryd)
Thursday, 01 June 2017, 21:56 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  1.6.0-1
Comment by Tim (timde9) - Saturday, 08 April 2017, 04:22 GMT
as per this comment

this issue can be resolved if you launch retroarch with the environmental variable EGL_PLATFORM=0x31D7 set.
Comment by Darek (blablo) - Monday, 01 May 2017, 09:33 GMT