browse and x11 performance

Jordan Crouse jordan.crouse at
Wed Sep 3 12:04:05 EDT 2008

On 03/09/08 17:45 +0200, Bernie Innocenti wrote:
> pgf at wrote:
> > bounce works fine in that build -- performance and audio are very
> > acceptable.  there's still mouse cursor flicker, i think related
> > to the continuous frame-rate display in the corner.  but in newer
> > joyrides the whole screen is choppy.
> I still fail to understand why we fall back to the software cursor
> on the XO, which negatively impacts rendering performance.
> Jordan once told me that the Geode supports one hardware sprite
> with alpha.

No - we don't support alpha hardware cursors at all.

Jordan Crouse
Systems Software Development Engineer 
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

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