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Re: slow workspace switching ATI Radeon 3850 fglrx/non-free RandR

On Wed, 2010-01-06 at 12:24 +0100, Sascha Silbe wrote: 
> On Wed, Jan 06, 2010 at 11:41:38AM +0100, Joost Kraaijeveld wrote:
> >> I'm encountering the same issue on a single head setup (never used 
> >> Xinerama). What window manager are you using (ion3 for me)?
> > I am using gdm, in an as-is
> > apt-get-install-debian-testing-with-Gnome-installation.
> gdm is a display manager (I'm using xdm, BTW). The default gnome window 
> manager should be metacity (you can check that with "ps uxww |grep 
> metacity").
Ah, of course, sorry about the confusion: yes, Metacity.

> Anyway we are obviously using totally different window managers, but the 
> problem is the same. Sounds like either an X server or driver issue 
> then...
> As you are running testing (lenny here), can you try wether the delay 
> occurs with the open source drivers (radeon and radeonhd IIRC) as well, 
> please?
I can try that but not before early next week: I need a working machine
because of some deadlines and I am not prepared to experiment more that
just running Debian testing, especially as my chipset is not mentioned
explicitly in the Debian package

My configuration btw:

05:00.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc RV670 AGP [Radeon HD 3850]

fglrx*: 1:9-12-1
xorg: 1:17.4+4


Joost Kraaijeveld
Askesis B.V.
Molukkenstraat 14
6524NB Nijmegen
tel: 024-3888063 / 06-51855277
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web: www.askesis.nl

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