Correctly configuring dual head
airlied at gmail.com
Thu Jul 3 03:22:40 PDT 2008
On Thu, Jul 3, 2008 at 7:29 PM, Christoph Bartoschek
<bartoschek at or.uni-bonn.de> wrote:
> Am Mittwoch, 2. Juli 2008 schrieb Alex Deucher:
>> > I've installedd 6.9.0 and it seems as if I can resolve my DPI problems.
>> > Unfortunately the rotated display is unbearable slow. One can see the
>> > scanline when parts of the desktop are updated. Is there a trick to get
>> > the rotated display fast?
>> Switch to EXA:
>> Option "AccelMethod" "EXA"
> Thanks. Now the rotated display is ok.
> However there are two problems:
> 1. If I enter Option "Rotate" "Left" to my monitor section, the driver crashes
> on startup. Is this known?
It is now, I've pushed the fix to master.
> 2. It seems as if the GPU fan is now running all the time. Is it possible that
> the rotated mode is more gpu intensive such that more power is transformed to
Yes, rotation runs the 3D engine in order to do the rotation, so it
would need more GPU power.
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