Linked by Adam S on Sat 25th Jun 2005 19:56 UTC, submitted by Diego Calleja
X11, Window Managers A new acceleration architecture is being ported from kdrive by some QT developers, which will make composition managers like xcompmgr really fast and able to do some of the "display tricks" MacOS X has been doing for awhile.
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RE: @Olav
by Simon on Mon 27th Jun 2005 09:20 UTC

Section: "Device"
Option "RenderAccel" "true"
Option "AllowGLXWithComposite" "true" (only with nVidia)
EndSection

Section: "Extensions"
Option "RENDER" "Enable"
EndSection


You don't have to enably render, it has been on by default for years. And RenderAccel only works for the closed source nvidia drivers or the open source ati drivers for radeon 9200 and olader, but it's already on by default for the later.