glxinfo (1) - Linux Manuals

glxinfo: show information about the GLX implementation


glxinfo - show information about the GLX implementation


glxinfo [options]


The glxinfo program shows information about the OpenGL and GLX implementations running on a given X display.

The information includes details about the server- and client-side GLX implementation, the OpenGL and GLU implementations as well as a list of available GLX visuals.


Print visuals info in verbose form.
Print verbose table.
-display display
Specify the X display to interrogate.
Print usage information.
Force an indirect rendering context.
Find the "best" visual and print its number.
Print interesting OpenGL limits.


glxinfo was written by Brian Paul <brian.paul [at]>.

This manual page was written by Thierry Reding <thierry [at]>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).