Re: Window Shades are going slow...

Ethan (
Sun, 2 May 1999 10:42:57 -0700 (PDT)

On Sun, 2 May 1999, Coplan wrote:

> Is there any way to speed up my shade speed for a given window?  When I
> click on the shade button, it takes a long time, through much jerkyness,
> to go up.  I was wondering if that is an X thing (refresh is low) or if
> that was something one could control with the window manager.  
> X:
> Afterstep: 1.7.94

Most likely, this is a video card thing.  I have two video cards, a TGUI 
9440 and a #9 GXE64.  XFree86 supports bitblits for the #9, but not the 
TGUI.  The #9 does smooth window shading, the TGUI does not.  Also, the 
Wharf animation is jerky on the TGUI.

Ethan Fischer