jbarnes at virtuousgeek.org
Fri Nov 9 07:43:16 PST 2007
On Friday, November 09, 2007 6:23 am Lukas Hejtmanek wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 08, 2007 at 06:39:19PM -0800, Jesse Barnes wrote:
> > There are still several open issues with this release, but bugs are being
> > squashed fairly quickly, so it may shape up into something decent by
> > release time.
> > The main highlights of this release versus 2.1.0 are:
> > - EXA by default (cheers & jeers all around please)
> > - Tiled front buffer (should improve performance)
> > - Framebuffer compression (a power saving feature)
> > - Many, many bug fixes (yay!)
> with EXA default, users will see performance regression (at least using non
> composite path).
In some cases, yes, and we're working on that. On the other hand, they'll be
able to use features like a tiled front buffer, framebuffer compression, and
hopefully see fewer bugs with things like compositing window managers and Xv.
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