Xorg performerce

Wawrzyniec Niewodniczański wawrzyniec.niewodniczanski at pwr.wroc.pl
Tue Oct 10 12:49:52 UTC 2006


On Tue, Oct 10, 2006 at 12:49:37PM +0200, sip at varlock.com wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > Trying to resolve problem with gnumeric I upgrade a nice piece of
> > system. After that I found some performers issue. I think its related
> > to X. All start of any graphical application take ages (even Rox
> > windows do not start immediately as it previously). The Xorg has been
> > upgrade from 6.8.2 to 6.9.0 [1]. I found only one error in Xorg:
> > (EE) MGA(0): [drm] Failed to map DMA buffers list
> 
> Hi,
> 
> not sure if it's related, anyway I had a similar problem
> after the update to the new fontconfig: all apps (xterm, rox, firefox)
> took a long time to start due to caching issues.
> 
> After I rejmerged fontconfig and a run fc-cache, the problem
> was gone. A symptom is that running fc-cache as root shows
> something like "Cannot update cache".
> 
before rejmerging:
root at piecyk:/home/niewod#fc-cache 
/usr/share/fonts: failed to write cache
...
after:
root at piecyk:/home/niewod#fc-cache 
root at piecyk:/home/niewod#


> Hope it helps,

Thank you very much.

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