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Re: NEW: xcompmgr



On Wed, Oct 12, 2005 at 10:39:37PM +0200, Matthieu Herrb wrote:
> Antoine Jacoutot wrote:
> >Jasper Lievisse Adriaanse wrote:
> >
> >>Well, thanks for you efforts, but this is what my desktop (i386) looks 
> >>like
> >>after running "xcompmgr" (and moving an xterm around):
> >
> >
> >Well, it works fine here (my WM is openbox), although I did not run all 
> >possible tests since when xcompmgr is enabled, the display is _deadly_ 
> >slow.
> >This is on current/macppc.
> 
> Slowness is expected. The composite extension makes code basically 
> unaccelerated. If you're using a radeon card, 'Option "RenderAccel" 
> "On"' in the "Device" section may help a bit.

Why is this option not on by default for radeon cards ?



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