|Summary:||Metacity really slow when run as a compositing manager|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Jonathan Blandford <jrb>|
|Component:||xorg-x11-server||Assignee:||Adam Jackson <ajax>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||9||CC:||ddumas, mcepl, xgl-maint|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2009-07-14 17:34:31 UTC||Type:||---|
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Description Jonathan Blandford 2008-03-15 03:00:14 UTC
When I run metacity as a compositing manager, mapping any large window seems to take an inordinate amount of time. Switching desktops is very very slow when there are a number of windows.
Comment 1 Matěj Cepl 2008-03-18 15:32:19 UTC
Well, I guess we can use /var/log/Xorg.0.log, but otherwise I have no clue.
Comment 2 Jonathan Blandford 2008-03-18 15:52:53 UTC
Not compiz -- metacity. Ajax said it was a server bug, too.
Comment 3 Matěj Cepl 2008-03-18 16:20:16 UTC
OK, I am apparently clueless ("metacity as a compositing manager"?), so just passing to ajax.
Comment 4 Matěj Cepl 2008-03-18 21:29:24 UTC
When I finally learned what is this all about, I tried it on my office computer (/var/log/Xorg.0.log is in the attachment 298406 [details]) and it didn't seem to be crazy slow (not much slower than compiz which briefly used to work on my computer as well), but what was more interesting was that whole window was like blinking every couple of minutes, as if everything crashed and was immediately (and very fast) restarted again.
Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 06:04:32 UTC
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA. More information and reason for this action is here: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping
Comment 6 Bug Zapper 2009-06-09 23:46:26 UTC
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Comment 7 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 17:34:31 UTC
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug. If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version. Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.