Solaris Handbook for Sun Frame Buffers

Configuration Utilities

Two configuration utilities are available for the Expert3D Graphics Accelerator: fbconfig and SUNWifb_config.

The fbconfig Utility

The fbconfig utility is a generic command line interface to query and configure frame buffer attributes. fbconfig works with the Creator3D and Elite3D graphics accelerators, in addition to the Expert3D.

The fbconfig utility can be used to do the following:

For more information on fbconfig, see the fbconfig man page.

The SUNWifb_config Utility

The SUNWifb_config utility is specific to Expert3D; it cannot be used with any other frame buffers. You can use the SUNWifb_config utility to:

For more information, see the SUNWifb_config man page.