Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 1st Nov 2011 21:31 UTC, submitted by Z_God
KDE Disappointed with KDE 4's performance and other shortcomings, Timothy Pearson continued KDE 3.5 development under the name Trinity. Today the first third major update of the Trinity Desktop Environment is released, providing an alternative upgrade path for KDE users who do not feel comfortable with KDE 4.
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RE[3]: Thom's justified...
by lemur2 on Wed 2nd Nov 2011 02:34 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Thom's justified..."
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It did got better after moving its settings to XRender instead of OpenGL.

This does happen on some machines. It shouldn't be so. This is a dead giveaway that the graphics stack implementation of OpenGL is not performing anywhere near as well as it should on that particular machine.

Xrender should not be able to beat OpenGL (at anything, let alone at hosting Kwin).

OpenGL is not KDE4.

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