Date: Sat, 26 Jun 2021 19:16:30 UTC
On June 26, 2021 5:40:27 PM UTC, Graham Perrin <email@example.com> wrote: >Please > >Where about:support shows WebRender for compositing, is there any >benefit to setting preferences such as the two below? > >gfx.webrender.all true You can set it to force WebRender on, even if the hardware probing and/or qualification failed. If it already shows WebRender, Firefox has successfully gathered hardware info and decided that the GPU is good. So you don't strictly *need* to force it. Just hope that the updates won't ever break the detection :) >gfx.webrender.enabled true This one should not be touched. >In compositor preferences for KDE Plasma, my rendering backend is XRender. > >(If I choose OpenGL 2.0 or 3.1, panels lose transparency.) > >Does XRender in any way negate the benefits of WebRender? Nah, what's happening in your X compositor has nothing to do with what's going on inside Firefox.