X-Server 1.5.0 very sluggish

Markus Strobl mstrobl2 at yahoo.com
Sun Sep 14 18:09:22 PDT 2008

Beso wrote:
> 2008/9/14 Markus Strobl <mstrobl2 at yahoo.com>:
>> Hi,
>> Tried X-Server-1.5.0 yesterday with the Radeon driver. It was extremely
>> sluggish in that after something was clicked it would take 2-3 seconds
>> before X did anything. Even hovering over window menus the highlighted
>> choice trailed behind the mouse pointer.
>> Scrolling in a Firefox window was normal, but changing tabs had a 2-3
>> second delay. Minimizing/maximizing windows also had the delay. Typing
>> in a console window had no delay.
>> Glxinfo reported DRI was working. Glxgears gave normal results. I tried
>> both XAA and EXA (no difference in performance).
>> X logfile had nothing exciting.
>> This morning I went back to 1.4.2 and everything is back to normal.
>> Anyone have any ideas?
> have you recompiled the drm radeon modules together with the new driver?
Just tried it now. Recompiled the XOrg ATI package and drm. No change.

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