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Old 07-06-09, 12:34 AM   #37
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Default Re: Jaunty + 2.6.30rc[4,5,6] = very slow Compiz

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Originally Posted by blue100 View Post
Works fine here on 2.6.30 :-). Thanks!
Do you know when this fix will make it to an official (beta/pre)release? Because the packages available on Launchpad in a PPA are built automatically for each kernel, and thus is is easier to switch between kernels. (If I understand correctly, the .run packages from nVidia can only be installed for one kernel at a time.)
You can also include custom patches in dkms.

Inside /usr/src/nvidia-xxx.xx (your nvidia driver version) edit the dkms.conf, with something like this :
PATCH[1]=NVIDIA_kernel-185.18.14-572433.diff (the name of the patch inside the /usr/src/nvidia-xxx.xx/patches directory)
PATCH_MATCH[1]="^2.6.30"
This will ensure that the patch is only applied to 2.6.30 and eg. 2.6.30.1, but not 2.6.31. You can edit it further to make it match better for future kernels.
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