How fast is Xfce's composite manager?

Matt Thompson thompsma at
Wed Mar 16 22:46:51 CET 2005

On Wed, 2005-03-16 at 13:33 -0800, Brian J. Tarricone wrote:
> That's cuz the TNT2 is waaaay too old for the render acceleration to 
> really do much.  I should know: I have one too.  It's unfortunately 
> unusable.  I should really get a new card (hell, a geforce FX for <$80 
> would probably be fine), but for some reason I'm really attached to that 
> video card... it'll be 6 years old this summer.

I once tried it on my box which has an ATI Mach 64 with a whopping 8
megs of memory.  I was like I drugged the hamster inside and made him
run in molasses.  Guess sub-$10 video cards aren't quite up there

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