EXA - current status with Intel driver

Lukas Hejtmanek xhejtman at ics.muni.cz
Mon Sep 24 09:20:59 PDT 2007

On Mon, Sep 24, 2007 at 04:43:59PM +0200, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> Actually, these still seems slow here on i945. Did you find out which
> change(s) caused or fixed the problem for you?

No, I just tried the new version which seems to be OK.

It was not caused by libpciaccess as it did not change since the previous

> Though as you're on i965 (right?), the bottleneck for you may simply be
> the inefficient driver Composite acceleration hook for i965, see Carl
> Worth's blog posts and XDS talk.

No, I have i915.

> It works on my radeon based PowerBook, so it seems unlikely due to EXA.
> I can confirm though that even just switching to console and back to X
> locks up the i945.

In my case, switch to console is OK. But resume results in flashing screen
with garbage.

Lukáš Hejtmánek

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