Radeon EXA feedback

Francesco Biscani biscani at pd.astro.it
Mon Sep 19 01:01:54 PDT 2005


sorry for the delayed reply.

On Monday 12 September 2005 11:30, Radek Doulík wrote:
> Interesting. Do you know if your OOo use cairo or vcl backend? (cairo
> backend is only available in ooo-build in gnome CVS)
> Cairo backend makes transitions generally slower with unaccelerated
> RENDER extensions, so I would be interested to hear if EXA helps here.

I'm running OO2 with the vcl backend, but I solved the problem by disabling 
the "BackingStore" option in xorg.conf (as suggested by Eric Anholt). Now the 
same transition effect works much better with EXA than XAA :)

> Cheers
> Radek



Dr. Francesco Biscani
Dipartimento di Astronomia
Università di Padova
biscani at pd.astro.it

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