How to disable/limit pixmap cache in X

Alan Coopersmith alan.coopersmith at
Wed Sep 19 10:53:08 PDT 2007

Jim Kronebusch wrote:
> I did mess around with xorg.conf options such as XAANoOffscreenPixmaps,
> XaaNoPixmapCache, an NoAccel in the device section.  I was unable to get them to have
> any effect but I also am not sure I am using them properly or if they should even have
> any effect on my problem.

Doubtful, as those would just affect whether the pixmaps are stored in video
RAM or system RAM.

	-Alan Coopersmith-           alan.coopersmith at
	 Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

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