Window manager dialog transparency render problem.

Brian J. Tarricone bjt23 at
Wed Nov 17 09:03:45 CET 2004

On 11/17/04 17:42, Jeff Franks wrote:
> I've only just got transparency working for the first time and it looks 
> good, but it does seem a little slow at times. I gather that this is an 
> xcomposite issue as non-xfce4 programs seem to respond slowly to updates 
> as well. I noticed this problem. The window manager settings dialog 
> doesn't render properly all the time, each time rendering a little 
> differntly, as you can see form the attached image.

1) the x composite extension is still very buggy
2) most video cards don't have a hardware accelerated implementation of the
x render extension, which means it'll be dirt-slow.


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