X-Server 1.5.0 very sluggish
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Mon Sep 15 02:27:09 PDT 2008
2008/9/15 Markus Strobl <mstrobl2 at yahoo.com>:
> Beso wrote:
> 2008/9/14 Markus Strobl <mstrobl2 at yahoo.com>:
> 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.
has the kernel been able to load the drm and radeon module without
problems?! try looking in dmesg and lsmod if it failed somehow. if i
remember well the new drm needs a patch in the linux kernel (the
2.6.27 should have it installed, but older versions shouldn't).
dott. ing. beso
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