Question about KDE 4.2
realnc at arcor.de
Mon Jan 5 19:48:39 GMT 2009
Anne Wilson wrote:
> On Monday 05 January 2009 18:23:39 Nikos Chantziaras wrote:
>> Rex Dieter wrote:
>>> David Carlos Manuelda wrote:
>>>> For example, since I click the K button to raise menu until the menu is
>>>> raised, it is a second or two. The same when running dolphin and
>>>> clicking in folders for example. I don't note this too much while
>>>> running them inside a 3.5.10.
>>> I've never seen such operations take more than an instant, regardless of
>>> which DE is in use.
>>> I would venture there's a different explanation other than the general
>>> "kde4 is slower".
>> This happens if compositing is enabled and a binary-only, proprietary
>> NVidia or ATI driver is used or if EXA acceleration is not enabled (in
>> the case of open source drivers; the proprietary ones don't support EXA.)
> I'm using the free ATi driver and cannot use Desktop Effects without random
> freezes. How is this EXA enabled?
Option "UseAtomBIOS" "true"
Option "AccelMethod" "EXA"
This works with both the radeon as well as the radeonhd driver but only
with cards up to an X1950. HD2xxx and above aren't supported yet.
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