[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#445323: Bug#445323: cpu-intensive window redraw/window resize

Y Giridhar Appaji Nag giridhar at appaji.net
Thu Oct 25 18:40:44 UTC 2007

severity 445323 important

On 07/10/07 12:11 +0200, Mathias Brodala said ...
> Yves-Alexis Perez, 07.10.2007 11:41:
> > I'm inclined to think that too. I have yet to check, but I wonder if
> > compositing isn't enabled by default with the latest X.
> You were absolutely right about this. After explicitly disabling the Composite
> extension, resizing in xfce4-terminal works just like before.
> But the primary issue remains: why is resizing (and dragging BTW) the window in
> xfce4-terminal that slow if Composite is activated? (In fact, this is what keeps

Apart from resizing, changing workspaces is also very very slow (because
it involves a redraw).  I am afraid this bug has quite a bit of effect
on xfce4-terminal's usability though it is not totally unusable
(disabling Composite is a workaround).  Hence the change in severity.


Y Giridhar Appaji Nag | http://www.appaji.net/
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