Render Acceleration on ATI r100/r200 chips

Cameron hiryu at
Fri Sep 10 21:06:13 PDT 2004

Did you enable acceleration for render in your xorg.conf?


On Friday 10 September 2004 8:50 pm, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> On Thu, 2004-09-09 at 21:08 +0200, GhePeU wrote:
> > I see in the Changelog that Render Acceleration is now supported in
> > radeon open source driver (for chips r100/r200, I assume this is valid
> > for my radeon 7500 rv200 chip that should be basically a r100 with some
> > improvements, am I wrong?), but at present the new features granted by
> > composite extension are unusable because everything become awfully slow.
> > Is this due to the still uncomplete support and with future release
> > there will be speed improvements almost to the level of same-age nvidia
> > cards or is this a technical limit of my card and I should consider
> > upgrading?
> The former.


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