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Old 07-26-10, 06:08 PM   #12
Alejandro Nova
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Default Re: oS11.3/KDE4: X slows down after a few hours

Some hints about this.

1. Try to "Enable Direct Rendering" in KWin. You can do that easily right-clicking on any window titlebar and selecting Window Behaviour Setup | Desktop Effects | Advanced. If you haven't checked "Direct Rendering", check it.

2. How is it doing with InitialPixmapPlacement? Try 0 or 4.

For me, this is a memory leak, and it behaves a lot better with Direct Rendering than with Indirect Rendering. KDE 4.5 RC3 here.
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