Bug 597747 - Ballbuster gameplay is not smooth
Ballbuster gameplay is not smooth
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-nouveau (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ben Skeggs
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Reported: 2010-05-30 06:53 EDT by Frank Murphy
Modified: 2010-06-01 03:26 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-06-01 03:26:18 EDT
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Description Frank Murphy 2010-05-30 06:53:24 EDT
Description of problem: Jerky ballbuster Game


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kernel-2.6.34-11.fc14.x86_64
xorg-x11-drv-nouveau-0.0.16-6.20100423git13c1043.fc13.x86_64
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: nVidia Corporation G73 [GeForce 7600 GS] (rev a1)


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. install ballbuster
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Actual results: http://en.zimagez.com/zimage/screenshot-300510-113620.php


Expected results: Smooth gameplay


Additional info: Works fine on F13 with Intel graphics:
and the following scratch kernel:
http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=2217307
Comment 1 Jon Stanley 2010-05-30 13:00:41 EDT
Since the same kernel works on F13 (all I did was take the SRPM and do a scratch build, I didn't even disable debugging like Kyle did in his build), I would say that this is unlikely to be a kernel issue, but rather something else in the stack. For now, I'm moving this to nouveau, but that might not be the right place either.
Comment 2 Ben Skeggs 2010-05-30 19:38:31 EDT
ballbuster uses OpenGL, and won't be smooth without a hardware 3D driver.  How's things if you install mesa-dri-drivers-experimental?
Comment 3 Frank Murphy 2010-05-31 05:26:07 EDT
90% improvement
Comment 4 Ben Skeggs 2010-05-31 19:30:55 EDT
So, bug closed?
Comment 5 Frank Murphy 2010-06-01 03:08:54 EDT
(In reply to comment #4)
> So, bug closed?    

Yes, close her up.
It can only get better.
Comment 6 Ben Skeggs 2010-06-01 03:26:18 EDT
Thanks :)

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