Re: linux-2.4.20-ben8 vs. iBook & 750fx CPU
On Mit, 2003-03-12 at 23:51, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> On Wed, 2003-03-12 at 22:16, Norbert Lange-Schäfer wrote:
> > Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> > > Can users of iBook2/700 (with 750FX G3 CPU according to /proc/cpuinfo)
> > sleep OK -even beeps- on ibook2/500 750CX G3 but:
> > x-server as slow as the default-debain-kernel (2.4.18).
> > The 2.4.20-ben5 had 3...5 times faster glxgears-spin.
> > Anyway, thanks for the ben5 !!
> The kernel should not have any impact on your X server
A difference in glxgears framerate could be caused by DRI vs. none or
AGP GART vs. PCI GART, so the kernel configuration (or external modules,
...) could make a difference.
Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member / CS student, Free Software enthusiast