About OpenMoko Rotate

Rui Miguel Silva Seabra rms at 1407.org
Sat Sep 20 02:47:04 CEST 2008

Done. I've added a reference to it at http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Rotate
but my page about it is at

Users of Rotate, I've patched it so it doesn't use system+xrandr but
simply call directly the xrandr function using libxrandr.

This means:
 * quicker
 * less battery consumption


On Fri, Sep 19, 2008 at 10:13:29AM +0100, Rui Miguel Silva Seabra wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm preparing a patch for using xrandr api directly in Rotate instead of
> system(). It's almost done but I can only code it at home time (which, for
> me, starts again in about 9 hours) :)
> This will be much better in terms of speed and battery life!
> Best,
> Rui

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