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 <[email protected]>.

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