Description of problem:
I observe incredibly slow response times in the terminal and e.g. VIM and also gedit. Sometimes, a changes is not updated at all until the next letter is typed in. The response times are sometimes faster sometimes slower. It makes it very hard to work in a productive way with vim or the terminal.
I am using vimx, but it also in gedit gui.
I don't use a VM.
I use the nvidia-340xx driver.
What could cause that ????
It is there basically all the time. I don't know what could cause that problem.
nvidia hardware acceleration seems to work properly.
Linux uofc 3.18.3-201.fc21.x86_64 #1 SMP Mon Jan 19 15:59:31 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
This is an issue with all current nvidia driver releases, the last good one should be 331.1130 <http://www.nvidia.com/download/driverResults.aspx/80533/en-us>). Related reports: <https://bugzilla.rpmfusion.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3398>. It seems like the scope of problems varies strongly with different GPU models. Setting PowerMizer in nvidia-settings to "Prefer Maximum Performance" might work around the underlying bugs.
Is there progress in that direction? If not I may have to change my operating system.
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