Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 23rd Mar 2005 23:18 UTC, submitted by adel
X11, Window Managers Seth Nickell posted some screenshots and videos showing the experimental Luminocity window manager & Cairo which enable a XOrg-based desktop to get accelerated GL eye candy graphics. update: more here.
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xcompmgr complaints
by Roguelazer on Thu 24th Mar 2005 00:36 UTC

That's not X's fault, that's ATI's. NVIDIA's drivers provide acceleration for the RENDER extension, so everything that uses it (including XCOMPOSITE) goes faster. ATI chooses not to provide RENDER acceleration, so you don't get the speed boost. Complain to them, not about X.