[Xorg] really slow X performance with Radeon 7200
jaymz at artificial-stupidity.net
Tue May 25 00:24:16 PDT 2004
On Tue, May 25, 2004 at 02:57:45AM -0400, Anthony DiSante wrote:
> Jaymz Julian wrote:
> > On Tue, May 25, 2004 at 01:34:10AM -0400, Anthony DiSante wrote:
> >>To recap, I'm currently running 1280x1024 @ 24bit color, and getting this:
> >>[~]$ x11perf -shmput500 -repeat 2
> >>800 reps @ 8.1029 msec ( 123.0/sec): ShmPutImage 500x500 square
> >>[~]$ glxgears
> >>5492 frames in 5.0 seconds = 1098.400 FPS
> > It should eb pointed out at this juncture that there are three types
> > of lies: Lies, Damned Lies, and Benchmarks (I forget whom I stole that
> > from).
> > -- jaymz
> Without the supporting details, some of these benchmarks certainly aren't
> worth any more than lies...
My point is, the question "is my desktyop responsive" is far more important
than "how fast can I blit",. and that the two questions are usually not even
vaugely related (no, they're not. i know that some of you think they are, and
that's great. for a while, i thought I was a popstar, but that didn't make
it accurate :-p
Jaymz Julian - Coder, Visionary, Fat Ass.
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Very few people have `I want to be killed and eaten' on their cards,
so Hannibal is out of a job." - http://cards.sf.net
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