Would SLI speed-up Xinerama?
saschaheid at gmail.com
Fri Sep 11 11:19:43 PDT 2009
I currently use a triple-head setup with 2 nvidia-cards:
- onboard nvidia 7xxx
- pci-e nvidia 7xxx dual-head
- Athlon X2 2.7GHz
- 3 Screens at 1200x1600 (rotated. the rotation does not decrease the
- Ubuntu Karmic, NVIDIA driver
The performance (just 2D desktop performance, no 3D or compiz) is ok,
but every time i use my Laptops (which are single-screen naturally) i
wish my Desktop performance were that great.
The Xinerama setup is just not that snappy.
There is a small lag with everything. Menu's appearing, Moving Windows,
Would a SLI System (SLI board + 2 SLI cards i guess) improve this
Thanks for any replies,
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