How painful is the nv driver supposed to be?

Uwe Laverenz uwe at
Fri Nov 20 05:45:50 UTC 2009

Pierre-Luc Drouin schrieb:

> an i7 overclocked at 4GHz) configured in 1920x1080. With that setup it 
> takes about 2 seconds to maximize a window or to switch workspace in 
> fluxbox. Is there a way to improve speed or this is all I can hope to get?

NVidia will release an official driver for FreeBSD/amd64 in the near future:

If you can't wait, and I guess that's the case, you culd try the free nv 
alternative named "nouveau".


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