Graphics Performance

Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) raster at
Fri Apr 3 10:39:04 CEST 2009

On Fri, 03 Apr 2009 10:29:07 +0200 joakim at said:

> rixed at writes:
> > -[ Fri, Apr 03, 2009 at 09:45:37AM +0200, Miguel Ángel Calderón ]----
> >> What really surprises me is the fact that if this is so clear, why is
> >> Comunity not working on qvga graphics yet?
> >> (...)
> >> I'd prefer to drive the funnier modest car than to have the ferrary parked
> >> outside... I though linux and free software people were mostly this way.
> >
> > I was feeling exactly the same, and will try qvga asap.
> I feel the "ferrari" analogy is broken. it depends on what you would
> like to do with the device. Moving bling bling is not efficient, Ok.
> Things that demand high resolution, like ebooks and emacs work fine.

i think it works well. it looks nice when not moving. still. parked on the side
of the road. it won't do well on the racing track due the lawnmower engine
(which isnt needed for it to look good parked on the roadside).. :)

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