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Old 08-23-11, 04:29 AM   #2
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Default Re: How do I get Performance Mode = "Desktop" in X Server Settings dialog?

I have tried various values for Option "RegistryDwords" in xorg.conf but none had any effect on the Performance Mode - it only affected the Performance Levels. Also, I note that
nvidia-settings -t -q GPUCurrentPerfMode
returns 1 irrespective of whether glxgears is running. (My understanding is that Performance Mode would change depending on whether e.g. 3D was in use.) Curiously, unofficial websites have indicate 1 means "Desktop" but the nvidia-settings dialog shows "Maximum Performance".

Without knowing any way to determine what is causing the driver to select "Maximum Performance", I have to assume this is an issue, so bug report is attached.
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