[Intel-gfx] xf86-video-intel drm-gem branch merged
xhejtman at ics.muni.cz
Thu Aug 7 16:41:20 CEST 2008
On Wed, Aug 06, 2008 at 01:01:24PM -0700, Jesse Barnes wrote:
> GEM won't be used unless the underlying kernel supports it, so there
> shouldn't be any regressions (aside from the already reported bugs QA told
> me about before I merged, but they're not that serious), but please refresh
> your trees and report any problems.
I tried it but was too chicky to use drm-gem. I see two regressions:
1) driver is now slower but it may be relaed to the reverted Carl's patch.
2) framebuffer compression is terribly broken, I got huge screen corruption if
fbc is enabled. If this is one of known regression, maybe the fbc should be
off by default.
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