[mythtv-users] How do you speed up screen refreshes in VNC when MythTV (Mythbuntu) is in OpenGL Mode?

Frank Merrill fmerrill1 at gmail.com
Tue Feb 2 20:20:00 UTC 2010

On Tue, Feb 2, 2010 at 2:55 PM, nospam312 <nospam312 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Yes -noxdamage has made a huge improvement but I thought there is no
> harm in seeing if I am running compiz as if this is the original
> problem I would rather remove compiz as it is not needed for a HTPC
> machine - perhaps one day Mythbuntu will automatically do it?
> As the documentation seems to indicate the -noxdamage is designed to
> make systems running compiz work I suspect I am running compiz but
> would like to be sure.

And.... if you want to see if your Mythbuntu install is doing
compositing, go to the menu and:
Applications > Settings > Window Manager Tweaks > Compositor tab and
see if it is turned on.
(it should not be)


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