Question needs asked

Felix Miata mrmazda at
Thu Jan 16 01:19:43 PST 2014

On 2014-01-15 19:07 (GMT-0500) Gene Heskett composed:

> I had to replace my GeForce 9400gt card about 3 weeks ago because the color
> mapping was going in the toilet, and put a EVGA 8400GS in its place, still
> using the nouveau driver.

> Video performance can best be described as sucking dead toads through soda
> straws, long 4 or 5 second pauses then catchups, which also cut the sound
> to mostly unintelligible gibberish.

I've never noticed any material difference in colors or speed between Nouveau 
on my dual DVI 8600GT/G84 and Radeon on several different ATI cards of 
similar age (or Intel for that matter). What xorg, nouveau, kernel, and 
distro versions are you using, on what CPU?
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words are persuasive." Proverbs 16:21 (New Living Translation)

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