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  1. Thats what I said! ...

    Thats what I said!

    http://www.phoronix.com/forums/showpost.php?p=148258&postcount=7



    Ridiculous... Before there was the "disaster" of an RC1 KERNEL with a performance degredation.

    You...
  2. Where exactly is the "call for a dead linux...

    Where exactly is the "call for a dead linux desktop?"

    A developer theorizes that moving the drivers in to the server will kill the linux desktop... He doesn't "call for it."

    I theorize that a...
  3. Edit: Other formats like mpeg2 and 4, seem to use...

    Edit: Other formats like mpeg2 and 4, seem to use multiple cores only when they run with ffmpeg-mt and have the threads option set.
  4. Actually, the only way I've been able to get MORE...

    Actually, the only way I've been able to get MORE than one core used, is by compiling mplayer against ffmpeg-mt, and even then, some formats only run single-threaded, like xvid. Least, last I checked...
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    On another note, I've been using nVidia since the...

    On another note, I've been using nVidia since the GeForce DDR, recommending it since the TNT2, but I'm seriously considering getting my first ATI card, a 5870.

    Has comparable performance to the...
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    Sorry, I guess I could have given more info. ...

    Sorry, I guess I could have given more info.

    It's actually the demo.

    My system runs Kubuntu 10.10 64-bit, though I've tried earlier versions and even a 32-bit install. Same issue.

    Tried...
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    This should probably be moved to the gaming...

    This should probably be moved to the gaming forum, sorry.

    -Andy
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    Linux and game performance

    For a year or more, I've noticed problems with running Enemy Territory: Quake Wars in Linux.

    One problem, is micro-stutter, and another problem is mouse lag (especially when zoomed w/ sniper...
  9. I have to confess, when I initially read the...

    I have to confess, when I initially read the article title, I'd been away from linux for awhile. (So I'm hooked on GTA4, sue me) I thought they were referring to the recently released kernel (turned...
  10. The information is useful, the presentation, not...

    The information is useful, the presentation, not so much.

    If a shipping stable kernel had this issue it might BEGIN to justify the article title or the jabs at their development process (which it...
  11. Bad news, Linux IS affected:

    According to a post in nvnews' nvidia linux forum from an NVIDIA employee:

    "We believe recent NVIDIA UNIX graphics drivers, 195.36.08 and 195.36.03, are also affected by this. Until the problem is...
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    New Flash for 64-bit Available:

    I noticed there is a new prerelease of flash for 64-bit machines up:

    http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/flashplayer10/64bit.html

    Dated December 8th.
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    Long OGGs lose sync :(

    I believe I've found a bug in firefox 3.5's OGG support.

    Long videos seem to lose sync with the audio after about 20-30 minutes or so.

    I've posted a bug report on Mozilla's site along with a...
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    The Quake Wars demo runs pretty much like butt in...

    The Quake Wars demo runs pretty much like butt in linux on my PC. Frame rate seems decent overall, but it's very jerky. I've tried different driver versions, and different kernels compiled with...
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