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Old 11-04-10, 01:55 AM   #6
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Default Re: Resolutions above 8192x8192 spanning multiple cards

A better/less deformed screen capture using google earth (again, had to use gimp):

It had no problems working. On the world view that screenshot was taken I got like 3 FPS though.. when I zoomed in more (to city level) it was much better (15-20 FPS) but still pretty slow. Also it could be my imagination but it seemed like google earth wasn't giving me a very high quality image (not rendering the textures at a high enough resolution for my zoom level... quite annoying. I don't remember the old version being like that.

Running multi card/monitor is nicer in XGL though as not only is window performance great but video overlay works on all three displays. I only get overlay on the primary screen on regular X using xv or vdpau output on regular X.
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