Window mapping w/EXA really slow in Xorg 7.2

James Cloos cloos+pdx-xorg at
Fri Apr 20 10:10:02 PDT 2007

>>>>> "Carl" == Carl Worth <cworth at> writes:

Carl> As far as cairo using glitz, that's not something that cairo
Carl> chooses to do on its own. Cairo-using applications choose which
Carl> cairo backend to use.

That much I knew.  I hope I didn't end up implying otherwise....

Carl> And for GTK+ at least, it uses cairo's xlib backend, not glitz.

That's the part I was unsure of.

Carl> I happen to think that's a good decision for GTK+. If it makes
Carl> sense to use glitz, lets keep that as a detail of the X server's
Carl> implementation of Render.


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