Re: iBook2 (700Mhz-14") : XFree very *very* slow
On Mon, 2002-10-14 at 09:56, Michael Zender wrote:
> --- Michel Dänzer <email@example.com> wrote:
> > One thing to be aware of is that our agpgart
> > implementation leaks the
> > memory it uses for AGP yet, so every time the DRM
> > initializes AGP, you
> > lose 8 MB of RAM (you can decrease that to 4 with
> > Option "AGPSize"
> > though) until the next reboot. You may want to run
> > without agpgart for
> > now if that's a problem. It seems you should have
> > enough RAM though...
> Ok. I think i understand. But, how - in practice - can
> i have an usable - ie faster - xfree ?
It should normally be fast, it certainly is here. Delays of several
seconds sounds like some sort of timeout (DNS?), or is there a lot of
disk activity, which could mean swapping?
Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member / CS student, Free Software enthusiast