[cairo] Progressive slowness
Nicolas.Rougier at loria.fr
Fri Oct 12 00:33:49 PDT 2007
Yes, a more recent version of cairo fixed the slowness problem. I still
get the "swapped" problem when zooming in a lot but that's less
problematic. Maybe a precision problem as you suggested.
On Thu, 2007-10-11 at 23:19 -0400, Jeff Muizelaar wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 11, 2007 at 11:11:05PM -0400, Jeff Muizelaar wrote:
> > On Thu, Oct 11, 2007 at 05:12:06PM -0400, Jeff Muizelaar wrote:
> > > On Thu, Oct 11, 2007 at 05:08:37PM -0400, Jeff Muizelaar wrote:
> > > > On Thu, Oct 11, 2007 at 10:02:44PM +0200, Nicolas Rougier wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > > Hi all,
> > > > >
> > > > > I've been using cairo to do a very simple application in python: moving
> > > > > and zooming a box in a window. The app (see below) is ok but when I zoom
> > > > > in, the app is getting very slow and speed up again when I zoom out. I
> > > > > guess I did something wrong but I cannot find it. The only reason I see
> > > > > for the progressive slowness would be that I'm drawing part of the box
> > > > > far beyond the visible surface (when it's zoomed in) but I thought the
> > > > > clipping what responsible for handling such cases. Any idea ?
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > > Looks like a rasterization problem. fbRaserizeEdges is spending a lot
> > > > of time in the kernel page faulting, which is a little weird.
> > >
> > > Maybe the big edges are causing a problem... I'm using cairo 1.2.6
> > > here, which, ircc is before we did any clipping of the edges. It
> > > wouldn't surprise me if this was fixed in git. If it isn't fixed, then
> > > the problem becomes more interesting.
> > I don't see any slowness when using a newer version of cairo on a r200.
> > Does moving to a more recent version of cairo fix the problem for you?
> Also interesting, when I zoom way in, the location of things sometimes
> gets swapped. I don't know what would cause this. Perhaps a precision
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