backporting xserver-xorg-video-intel 1.9.94 + xorg 1.3rc5, usage report

Michel Dänzer michel at
Wed Apr 11 00:07:11 PDT 2007

On Tue, 2007-04-10 at 21:17 +0200, emisca wrote:
> I've not seen AIGLX improvements. The overlays (video and gl apps)
> still don't work well, especially simple glut applications. Is there
> any work in progress to solve this?

Video should be fine with the current driver (at least with EXA) when
using the (default) textured Xv adaptor. Fixing redirected GL rendering
is in planning.

> Intel EXA acceleration is very slow compared to XAA, and I can often
> notice some artifacts when windows are resized (using kwin 3.5.6).
> Using a compositing manager (beryl 0.2.0, compiz 0.3.6) the
> performance are still slow, compared to XAA.

Current xf86-video-intel git should be better there.

Earthling Michel Dänzer           |
Libre software enthusiast         |          Debian, X and DRI developer

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