[PD] GEM: pix_film terribly slow in Ubuntu

Matteo Sisti Sette matteosistisette at gmail.com
Mon Aug 16 12:40:22 CEST 2010

On 08/16/2010 02:29 AM, John Harrison wrote:
> I don't have problems with codec performance in ubuntu 10.04. I would
> try playing the videos with mplayer, totem and/or vlc to see if the
> performance problem is a codec one.

They play fine in totem; they seem to consume about 50% of each 
processor (if the System Monitor is to be trusted); I wouldn't expect 
that much but it's probably normal and at least they play smoothly. In 
pix_movie they eat 100% of one processor and run at about 4-5 fps or less.

 > Also do you have a graphics driver
> with 3D hardware acceleration? if you type
> glxinfo | grep direct
> is direct rending a Yes or a no?

direct rendering: Yes
     GL_EXT_Cg_shader, GL_EXT_depth_bounds_test, 

Thank you very much for your help

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