Another item to add to your list perhaps?

Andreas Pakulat apaku at
Mon Sep 24 23:19:58 CEST 2007

On 23.09.07 22:12:20, Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> On 23.09.07 14:26:04, Troy Unrau wrote:
> > Hey guys, perhaps this should go on your list at
> >
> > 
> > KWin Composite has performance issues (big ones) on hardware where
> > other 3D compositing programs run perfectly smoothly. Perhaps we just
> > need to optimize for some hardware or something, and it's not a
> > showstopper (since composite can be disabled), but it will ruin a lot
> > of first impressions of KWin 4 in it's current state.
> Speaking about kwin:
> Not necessarily for the beta-goals, but for the final release somebody
> should sit down and fix the xinerama issues in kwin as well. I'm rather
> astonished that xinerama is basically completely broken, because I was
> under the impression that the "standard" kwin code didn't change that
> much (i.e. the non-compositing stuff)...

So, after talking to the kwin people (in particular to Lubos) it turns
out this was due to a patch in qt-copy which should never have been
there. So xinerama in kwin is all fine :)


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