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Re: Fedora 12 Graphics Issues: Cancel F13 and concentrate on fixing F12 ?

On Sat, 28 Nov 2009 00:32:04 +0100
drago01 <drago01 gmail com> wrote:

> On Fri, Nov 27, 2009 at 11:29 PM, Felix Miata <mrmazda earthlink net>
> wrote:
> > On 2009/11/28 03:01 (GMT+0530) Rahul Sundaram composed:
> >
> >> Huh? Your perspective just seems very odd.  In a year, if we don't
> >> have a composited desktop by default in Fedora, I would be very
> >> very surprised. Just watch.
> >
> > Good thing all puters don't depend on batteries for power.
> It does not matter how often people repeat that (and even if KDE has
> an option to "disable composting to save power") just running a
> composite manager should NOT require any more power.
> If it does it is just broken. In fact it should use LESS power if done
> right (less wakeups because you don't have to update the whole screen
> every time something changes),
> Let me say this again a cm DOES NOT require more power than a non
> composited desktop. (notice the NOT)

sadly I am no longer convinced you are correct.
But to each their own..... in the long run we'll end up with whatever
solution is best, whichever it is.

Arjan van de Ven 	Intel Open Source Technology Centre
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