[ubuntu-x] -intel 2.6.3 uploaded
bryce at canonical.com
Mon Mar 23 22:12:11 GMT 2009
On Mon, Mar 23, 2009 at 09:49:38PM +0000, Peter Clifton wrote:
> On Mon, 2009-03-23 at 13:12 -0700, Bryce Harrington wrote:
> > For those of you who have tested UXA, now that -intel 2.6.3 has been in
> > the archive a few days, what are your thoughts on it compared with the
> > default EXA?
> I noted this blog post today:
> And it seems that the cpufreq governer being broken causes low fps / 3D
> performance. I seem to recall some kernel fixes in Jaunty to reinstate
> the ondemand governor. Perhaps my brief spell with no proper CPU
> governor corresponded to the increased FPS.
> (Setting the "performance" governor rather than "ondemand" pushes my
> "not a benchmark" glxgears numbers from about 560fps to about 880fps.)
Hey, that's interesting. That could also explain why people with
exactly the same graphics chipsets are reporting drastically varying
Anyone else with -intel performance troubles see it go away if switching
from ondemand to performance?
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