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  • #21
    Originally posted by bug77 View Post

    Following that train of thought, desktop Tiger Lake is an amazing CPU
    So is Ryzen 4!!! I love it!
    GOD is REAL unless declared as an INTEGER.

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    • #22
      Originally posted by Baguy View Post

      No need, just pull down the latest. Either that or grab kwin-lowlatency from copr which also packages a newer plasma release.
      Relying on a COPR that's someone's minor hobby project for my main DE wouldn't be ideal. It would be awesome if they had modular builds for a rolling(ish) KDE.

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      • #23
        Originally posted by Drol View Post
        With Wayland is there another DE that works with multi gpu?
        As far as I remember, Sway has been supporting multi gpu for a while now.

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        • #24
          Originally posted by kon14 View Post

          As far as I remember, Sway has been supporting multi gpu for a while now.
          But Sway does not support NVIDIA

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          • #25
            Originally posted by bug77 View Post

            Considering 5.20 is not out yet, using "now" and "5.21" in the same sentence is a little creative :P
            Because 5.20's hard feature dead line was at 2020-09-17 and They are in 5.21 NOW for all new features.

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            • #26
              Originally posted by polarathene View Post

              Out of curiousity how are you using 5 displays? What sort of career is that?
              Probably the most lucrative on the planet?

              Google > Images > "Trading desktop"

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              • #27
                So again no no news about support for activities in Wayland

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                • #28
                  Originally posted by Drol View Post

                  But Sway does not support NVIDIA
                  Nah, it's Nvidia that doesn't provide standard Wayland support through GBM.
                  EGL Streams implementations are buggy and incomplete on every single compositor that has merged support for Nvidia's blob and that doesn't even take into consideration how there's absolutely no 3d acceleration under XWayland or other missing features.

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                  • #29
                    Originally posted by kon14 View Post

                    Nah, it's Nvidia that doesn't provide standard Wayland support through GBM.
                    EGL Streams implementations are buggy and incomplete on every single compositor that has merged support for Nvidia's blob and that doesn't even take into consideration how there's absolutely no 3d acceleration under XWayland or other missing features.
                    Partial is better than none
                    And acceleration doesn't really exist with NVIDIA, but that's about to change
                    https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/mesa/..._requests/6429

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