Re: nVidia 8000/9000 Series Performance Issues
Originally Posted by erickghint
Honestly I haven't seen any performance issues with my card in Linux. Current beta drivers seem to be working just fine. The only problem that I've run into is the fan speed. I have a 9800GTX running the latest drivers... just running a bit on the hot side. I haven't tested it under full load as of yet, but it's idle temp is around 60c. Other than that, the 2D is perfect, and the 3D I have no complaints about.
Install nvclock, then run nvclock -f -F auto
Compiz-fusion works beautifully for me. Only performance issue I have is with SOME website with Firefox and I had always just blamed Firefox.........
Board: Maximus Formula, Rampage conversion, BIOS 308
CPU: Q6600 G0 @ 3.47Ghz (385x9), CM Hyper 212 Cooler
RAM: 4x 2GB Kingston 667 @ 925Mhz, 2V
Video: ASUS GeForce 8800GTS 512MB, 16,541 3DMark '06
Case: Lian Li PC75
PSU: Thermaltake Toughpower 680W
Linux: Gentoo 2.6.29 x86_64
Windows: Windows XP Pro x64 for the odd game.