[ILUG] DRM on Radeon Mobility
weeboy at conorwynne.com
Fri Apr 2 16:14:54 IST 2004
> Yeah, you could probably play Nethack at about 5 fps alright.
Never played nethack, must check it out.
> How could 500 fps not be enough?
Thats 500fps in a wee teeny window running a basic graphic, in the real
gaming world you need loads a RAM, disk not so important (speed wize), but
the GPU needs to be excellent. Far more important than CPU
I had max 15 fps with crappy looking graphics at lowish resolution,
800*600 AFAIR and 16bit with enemy territory. Tested in doze aswell as
It was barely playable but annoyed me. So I threw in the gforce 3 and it
went up to approx 60fps in 1280*1024. Massive difference in game play and
(We've had this discussion before methinks)
I still prefer the PS2 for racing/platform quick fix games. Although me
and the kids still fight over what to play ;--)
My son is great, he likes all the same ones as me. Go on my son ;--0
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