[ubuntu-x] -intel 2.3.1 driver builds for Intrepid / Hardy

Bryce Harrington bryce at canonical.com
Sat Jun 7 05:18:51 BST 2008

On Fri, Jun 06, 2008 at 08:18:35PM +0300, Timo Jyrinki wrote:
> 2008/6/6 unggnu <unggnu at googlemail.com>:
> > textured video is still not ready imho. It has improved a little bit
> Ah yes. Fired up Totem instead of full screen mplayer. Often almost
> unusable if compiz is on. So definitely defaulting to overlay instead
> of textured video should be done for 965G. I'd accept the slower
> scrolling (some others probably not, especially if it's even slower on
> other configurations), but Totem is really unusable with compiz &
> textured video for anything but relatively small screen sizes. If put
> to full screen and the user does nothing else like bringing Totem bars
> on top and bottom, it is quite smooth, though.
> Without compiz even textured video is perfectly fine, but we probably
> wouldn't want to force (again) everyone to turn compiz off on Intel
> gfx.

Thanks for confirming these reports.

Alright, let's test with the greedy patch enabled next, as a lot of
people reported it solving issues such as what you two described:


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(Also, anyone know any tricks for measuring scrolling speed in firefox?
It'd be nice to have some deterministic numbers to compare with.)

Thanks again,

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