Shared OSD Service for KDE

Aaron J. Seigo aseigo at
Wed May 12 19:59:25 BST 2010

On May 12, 2010, Stefan Majewsky wrote:
> Am Mittwoch, 12. Mai 2010, 17:49:18 schrieb Aaron J. Seigo:
> > what if we put the OSD display into kwin? then, at least when compositing
> > is on, kwin could display the OSD without actually creating a new window,
> > just be painting it directly using a composite plugin?
> That won't work because KWin disables compositing when a window is in
> fullscreen mode (this "unredirecting" massively speeds up rendering of
> fullscreen videos, for example).

ah, right .. well, good old fashioned windows it is then :)

Aaron J. Seigo
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