Xrender cursor performance / double buffering?

Jordan Crouse jordan.crouse at amd.com
Tue Apr 17 10:47:49 EDT 2007

On 17/04/07 16:25 +0200, Bert Freudenberg wrote:
> XO is not using the HW cursor anyway because, as you point out, that  
> only supports 2 bit cursors (1 bit black/white, 1 bit alpha).

So I'm confused.  You know that the hardware can only do two bit cursors.
Yet you are ignoring that, and purposely taking a performance hit so
you can have a more colorful cursor.  Why?


Jordan Crouse
Senior Linux Engineer
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

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