[ILUG] xfree86 4 is out
John P. Looney
jplooney-ilug at online.ie
Fri Mar 10 10:24:50 GMT 2000
On Fri, Mar 10, 2000 at 10:24:51AM +0000, Con Hennessy mentioned:
> Anyone notice that Netscape scroling is alot slower with 3.9.18 than 3.3.5 ?
> Are have any clues as to how to speed that up ?
For me, it's quite a bit faster.
Check do you have mtrr enabled in the kernel. Then, make use of it.
Next, run xdpyinfo |grep option
If it states;
options: backing-store NO, save-unders NO
Then, edit whatever starts off X, and give it a +bs option to turn back
on backing stores.
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the merest hint is sufficient" -- Zen Master Greg
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