[quake2] Performance issue fixed, problem found
paradox at enterprise.tanabi.org
Wed Jun 26 03:21:46 EDT 2002
> How much shared meme did you put in /etc/system? Btw, if you install SUN's
> gnome (1.4), it will modify /etc/system for you but I didn't know that
> this would make a diff for quake2...
Well, typically I install postgres at some point on a Sun machine,
and it complains about not enough shared memory and then I fix it.
However, this particular machine is just my desktop at the moment, and I
hadn't had anything that errors due to low shared memory. And since I
don't use gnome, well, nothing ever set it for me :-)
I put these shared memory settings in:
As for shared memory ... it probably doesn't help to have a *lot*
of shared memory, but I think if you don't have enough, it probably chokes
it a bit. The default Sun level of shared memory probably was
bottlenecking it somewhat. Dunno why they default it so low :-)
> I will try to see if I can reproduce that.. One sure thing is: I think to
> remember that something about key presses like this was fixed in the Linux
> source but I haven't (yet) looked into it and ported it to the Solaris
> source.... Was in rw_x11.c, I think...
Well, let me know if you need help testing or anything, and I'll
give it a shot >:-)
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