Alejandro Piñeiro

Vigo (Spain)

Working at Igalia since January 2006, with a previous experience in 2004 as a trainee student.

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Alejandro Piñeiro 09/10/2012

Going back home

In some hours I will go back to Spain. The last three days I was attending the Boston Summit. I will not repeat what happened there as we have really good summaries written by Colin Walters (here) and Matthias Clasen (here and here). Anyway want to...


Right now at "... Showcase on Jolla Sailfish OS" talk. Grilo included on the technology stack diagram #fosdem #igalia at 15:27 Feb 2nd 2013 by Alejandro Piñeiro

Alejandro Piñeiro 21/09/2012

Last day of summer

“One of these mornings you’re gonna rise up singing…” UX-Hackfest + GUADEC This  year I was present at the UX-Hackfest which was held at Igalia’s headquarters in Coruña. While I’m not really very involved with  the...


At WebkitGTK hackfest day 0. Tomorrow official first day, as a bunch of people are still arriving today #igalia #gnome #webkitgtk at 11:51 Dec 8th 2012 by Alejandro Piñeiro

Alejandro Piñeiro 30/03/2012

GNOME 3.4: Finally Orca+GNOME3

GNOME 3.4 is here! Well, this is not really something new, but GNOME 3.4 was released. And as the release notes explains and Mathias Clasen advanced on his blog, one of the things improved was the screen reader support. On some of my old posts, I already...


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arb_internalformat_query2: test new ARB_ES3_compatibility internalformats

ARB_ES_compatibility add several compressed (and specific) internalformats. Those become part of 4.3. We try to be smart and only try them if the extension is available. In order to do that we differentiate the base (list of internalformats available...

Alejandro Piñeiro06/05/2018

util-gl: add ARB_ES3_compatibility internalformats support

Values based on mesa format_info.h values. Reviewed-by: Antia Puentes

Alejandro Piñeiro06/05/2018

arb_internalformat_query2: use CompressedTexImage*D for specific compressed formats

Until right now we were using glTexImage*D for any compressed internalformat. That would only work always if the driver supports online compression for specific compressed internalformats. As it is not really easy to check which internalformats the...

Alejandro Piñeiro06/05/2018