Q: Cygwin/Xfree is running very slow... any hints ?

Brian Genisio briangenisio@yahoo.com
Tue Jan 29 04:28:00 GMT 2002

What OS?  How are you starting the X server?  What engine are you using?  I run
with a PII 300 Mghz in Win2K, and it runs quite well.  Make sure you are
running engine 4.  See the user's guide for more info :


--- Jean-Marc Paulin <jmp@micromuse.com> wrote:
> Hi there
> I've just completed installing XFree...
> Added the ice window manager (need full screen and 16 bits color depth, but
> fair enough).
> And the whole thing is running slow, really slow.
> Ok, this is not a trivial piece of code (it is quite impressive to be
> honnest), but with a dual PIII 1Ghz, 1G of RAM, Matrox G450, I wouldn't
> expect any perf problem.
> any ideas ?
> thanks
> JM

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