Subject: Re: Alpha Multia UDB 166 video slowwwww
To: John A. Maier <>
From: Andrew Gillham <>
List: netbsd-ports
Date: 02/27/2000 00:49:43
John A. Maier writes:
> The Alpha Multia UDB, X (on console) is slow.  Is this normal?  Is it   
> like this with VMS, OSF or NT?

What version is your kernel?  There was a UVM related bugfix that should
be in 1.4.2 and -current.  Without it, X performance was about like the
regular console.

If you are running a kernel < 1.4.2_ALPHA you might try one of the
new snapshot kernels.  Otherwise it may be a new problem. :)

Andrew Gillham                            | This space left blank                     | inadvertently.
I speak for myself, not for my employer.  | Contact the publisher.