Bug#394349: on nvidia too
On Wed, 2007-07-04 at 14:37 +0200, Bastian Venthur wrote:
> On 04.07.2007 14:31 schrieb Michel Dänzer:
> > On Wed, 2007-07-04 at 14:23 +0200, Bastian Venthur wrote:
> >> On 04.07.2007 13:52 schrieb Brice Goglin:
> >>> I'm using compiz with a GeForce4 Ti 4800 SE and resizing windows is
> >>> very
> >>> slow here too. The other effects work very smooth though.
> >>> Probably related to the nvidia binary driver, we can't do much about that.
> >> When resizing the window, Xorgs *CPU* utilization goes up to 100%. On my
> >> box you can even hear the effect. I doubt this is an nvidia driver issue
> >> but more likely to be a bug in the programming of the resize-window
> >> routine in comiz.
> > That's quite unlikely, the bottleneck for window resizes is usually the
> > drivers or the hardware (or even the application, which has to redraw at
> > least parts of the window).
> Hmm but without compiz resizing windows works pretty well.
Sure, it's less complicated without a compositing manager.
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