Bug 474496 - Desktop Effects on F10 is Slow and Breaks Suspend
Desktop Effects on F10 is Slow and Breaks Suspend
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-i810 (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Adam Jackson
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: i810compizslow
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Reported: 2008-12-03 21:29 EST by Bryan Che
Modified: 2009-12-04 12:57 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-12-04 12:57:14 EST
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Description Bryan Che 2008-12-03 21:29:23 EST
Description of problem:

I have F10 i386 installed on a Thinkpad T60 with the Intel integrated graphics.  When I enable Desktop Effects in Gnome, this is really slow.  Spinning the cube stutters, and there is a big lag in moving windows.  Previous versions of Fedora (6-9) have had no problems, and RHEL 5 also has no problems with desktop effects.

Additionally, when I suspend/resume on my laptop, my laptop freezes on the resume screen.  This freezing appears to be related to desktop effects too.

I have no 

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Enable Desktop Effects
Actual results:
Desktop Effects are slow, suspend/resume doesn't work

Expected results:
Desktop Effects aren't slow, suspend/resume works

Additional info:
Comment 1 Matěj Cepl 2008-12-04 17:43:02 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 444328 ***
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Comment 3 Vedran Miletić 2009-12-04 12:57:14 EST
Thank you for your bug report.

We are sorry, but the Fedora Project is will soon stop longer releasing bug fixes or any other updates for this version of Fedora. There were so many changes between Fedora 10 and Fedora 12 in Intel driver and X.Org that it's very likely that this bug is fixed. This bug will be set to CLOSED:WONTFIX to reflect this, but please reopen it if the problem persists after upgrading to the latest version of Fedora (version 12), which is available from:


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