Re: [Evolution] Evolution 1.4.4 performance on KDE 3.1

Sounds like your video card can't handle your chosen resolution at 24bit
colour depth so well. I think you'll find that you usually need to run
16bit colour depth on laptops if you run 1024x768 resolution or higher.

well, at least you found the problem - not evolution afterall ;-)


On Tue, 2003-09-16 at 05:13, Paul Hands wrote:
Hi again,

I tried turning the color depth down from 24 bit to 16 bit and the
whole thing speeded up noticeably.  3D on or off seemed to make no

This is on a Radeon Mobility 7500 chipset on an IBM T31 laptop.  Any
clues / ideas there?  I need to use the higher color depth, as we
develop tools here which need it.

Jeffrey Stedfast
Evolution Hacker - Ximian, Inc.
fejj ximian com  -

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