Problems with nv driver
gene.heskett at verizon.net
Tue Nov 7 20:40:49 UTC 2006
On Tuesday 07 November 2006 15:36, Lonni J Friedman wrote:
>On 11/7/06, Gene Heskett <gene.heskett at verizon.net> wrote:
>> On Tuesday 07 November 2006 14:41, Lonni J Friedman wrote:
>> >On 11/7/06, Sjoerd Mullender <sjoerd at acm.org> wrote:
>> >> I have an nVidia GeForce4 440 Go in my laptop and I use the nv
>> >> driver on Fedora Core 6, recently upgraded (fresh install) from FC5.
>> >> With this combination, googleearth is slow as molasses. On FC5 it
>> >> was maybe a bit slow, but still perfectly usable, but on FC6 it's
>> >> totally unusable. I basically get complete screen redraws one after
>> >> the other while googleearth is zooming (well, trying to zoom)
>> >> around.
>> >> What happened between FC5 and FC6 to cause this? Is there anything
>> >> I can do to improve things?
>> >I'd expect googleearth to be slow with the nv driver.
>> Additional info: it doesn't work, tending to miss-draw and freeze when
>> running on an ati-9200SE using the kernels radeon driver.
>What does the radeon driver have to do with the problem using the nv
None, I was simply adding a data point in case someone was going to waste
some time trying. Tain't worth the effort to dl it here.
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