Gentoo Archives: gentoo-performance

From: Joost Roeleveld <joost@××××××××.org>
To: gentoo-performance@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-performance] Horrible performance
Date: Thu, 26 Aug 2010 11:03:46
Message-Id: 201008261223.09382.joost@antarean.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-performance] Horrible performance by Alex Schuster
On Thursday 26 August 2010 11:34:23 Alex Schuster wrote:
> Update:
> I first got no dri with xorg-server 1.8, too, and then weird effects > started happening, like the shift and ctrl keys not working. When tings > crashed, I got a block screen and still could move the mouse, but that was > all, even after Alt-SysRQ-R (which usually helps in these cases) I could > not switch to a text terminal. But after a reboot all seemed perfect, but > when I was writing a followe-up mail, X crashed. And I got several more > crashes after working 5 minutes in KDE. > > I downgraded back to xorg-server 1.7.7-r1, and now dri is working, too. > Looking good! KDE is running for over an hour now, I'm not using any swap > at all, amarok is emerging in the background, and mplayer is playing > smoothly. > > I experience little rendering problems in chromium (images appear over > text) and quake3 feels a little sluggish, but I can live with this. > > Thanks for anyone who helped! > > Wonko
Glad you got it working properly now :) Enjoy the smoother desktop now -- Joost