Subject: X11 and EGS
To: NetBSD Questions <amiga@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Ola Eric Olsson <oeolsson@CERF.NET>
List: amiga
Date: 12/19/1995 06:12:58
>From SULEWSKIJ@delphi.comTue Dec 19 06:03:49 1995
>Date: Tue, 19 Dec 1995 00:15:14 -0500 (EST)
>To: oeolsson@CERF.NET
>Subject: Re: A plea to the experts (Re: X11R6)
>	I've been meaning to switch over to the cyberGraphx but i just
>haven't had the time.  After the holidays are over I will try to devote
>more time to the switch (though the egs gui is cool looking).  However,
>as far as X is concerned, I have the following setup
>NetBSD 1.0
>12 megs of ram
>and a 2 meg spectrum
>Currently I am using the Xamiga24 driver but it is soo slow.  I wish to
>be able to run the Xcl driver so that I get the increased video speed
>as well as higher resolutions and deeper color depths.  At least that is
>my understanding of what the XCL will do for you.  I don't really care
>about the console since I always work in X.  Does this help?
>Joe Sulewski

I'm throwing this question back into the arena so some real experts can 
have a whack at it. My suspicion is that your poor performance is due 
mostly to the EGS drivers. Since my setup is different than yours, I 
doubt that my own limited knowledge can help you at this time.

Good Luck,