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Old 05-29-09, 08:16 PM   #20
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Default Re: 180.60 & High CPU

OK, now I've found it. Option "DynamicTwinView" "False" and indeed now K|Settings|Peripherals|Display reports 60Hz. nvidia-settings still reports 59.88, which is OK.

Apparently xrandr cannot differentiate between meta-modes of the same size, so the nVidia driver lies about the refresh rate so it can differentiate. Thanks rapsure.

I am still left though with this CPU-hungry X. How to dissect what could be causing this is a Mystery To Science.
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