Originally Posted by Fackamato
I've a 8600M GT (on a laptop). 2D is fine, using latest 177.xx beta driver and initialpixmapplacement=2 and glyphcache=1. 64bit Ubuntu 8.04 BTW.
whilst it is usable compare it to vesa (using kde4:resizing, tearing off menus) .....Its quite a bit different. Gyphcache and ipp=2 make the most difference in text heavy apps, for rest not so much...unless you're using simple widget styles etc..