[arch-general] Latest NVIDIA en kernel update
mannemerak at gmail.com
Fri Apr 23 11:08:47 CEST 2010
On 04/23/2010 10:13 AM, Gaurish Sharma wrote:
> On 04/23/2010 12:04 PM, Manne Merak wrote:
>> I see there are some discussions going on the nvidia, KDE and arch
>> forums about the performance of KDE 4.4 and latest nvidia driver, no
>> results yet as I can see.
>> My current setup with 190.53 works fast and snappy (no special xorg
>> param); but updating to anything later drops performance by a factor,
>> so I resisted upgrading nvidia. Now with the latest kernel update I
>> cannot keep the 190.53 driver.
>> Anyone have a solution for performance tweaking the latest KDE and
>> nvidia combo? (I dont want to get too out of sync with the updates).
> you can upgrade to nvidia 195.36 as the issue has been fixed.from the
> * Fixed a performance regression with non-antialiased text in KDE4.
>  http://www.nvidia.com/object/linux_display_amd64_195.36.15.html
I saw that, but some discussions on the NVIDIA forums suggests that that
was not the problem.
I will update and see; can go back to Compiz if KWin is unusable.
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