Apple Releases Latest Update for X11 Software

Yesterday, Apple unveiled an update for X11 1.1.2 (Update 2006), a significant 50MB enhancement aimed at refining the X11 X Window system.

This latest update improves the system’s ability to manage GLX stereo visuals along with offscreen rendering to GLX Pbuffers and Pixmaps.

Users who wish to activate stereo visuals must utilize the Terminal with the following command:

$ defaults write enable_stereo -bool true

This particular update is compatible with Mac OS X 10.4.8 or newer versions, and requires X11 versions 1.1 or 1.1.1.


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