Centralization of graphical awesomeness

Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) raster at rasterman.com
Tue Oct 27 01:54:24 CET 2009

On Mon, 26 Oct 2009 20:33:12 +0000 Rui Miguel Silva Seabra <rms at 1407.org> said:

> On Mon, Oct 26, 2009 at 11:16:45PM +0300, Gennady Kupava wrote:
> > > http://www.rasterman.com/files/ello-elementary-smartq5.mp4
> > 
> > Thank you for videos, but on high-resolution one we can see exactly same
> > slowness as on FreeRunner - exactly! See how top bar slides out  on
> > close of clock and button test - exacly as on my FreeRunner. Look how
> > slow scroll is, again as on FreeRunner!
> I thought it was pretty snappy in comparison with my FreeRunner. But then...
> I'm with 16bit software engine, a light theme... so maybe I've even a bit
> less peeved at the performance than you are...

just what i was saying! :)

> Regardless, it's a lot better than in the FreeRunner!

indeed. considering its got even more pixels to draw. and thats the 32bit
engine there. not the 16bit one. thus you take a hit for the quality (which is
far beyond qt's quality which is much like the 16bit engine where it does
everything in 16bpp).

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