[Ardour-Users] Ardour 2.8.12 released ( slow gfx )

Paul Davis paul at linuxaudiosystems.com
Fri Sep 30 07:59:30 PDT 2011

On Fri, Sep 30, 2011 at 10:56 AM, Ben Loftis <ben at harrisonconsoles.com> wrote:
>> On Fri, Sep 30, 2011 at 9:22 AM, Christian Weikusat
>> <christian at shamanbenefit.net>  wrote:
>>> >  I (paid for) and downloaded the binary package for Linux amd64.
>>> >  The GUI is extremely slow, e.g. it takes several seconds to switch
>>> > between active tracks/buses.
>>> >  I never had such problems when compiling myself, so I just downloaded
>>> > SVN version and am compiling right now.
>> I do recall a few people on IRC reporting this issue, and I remember
>> that it was solved, but I don't recall the cause or the solution.
> Some users reported that removing and/or changing versions of the nvidia
> proprietary driver solved an issue similar to this.

Christian - can you comment on whether you're using the nvidia driver
and also on the output of this command:

  pkg-config --modversion gtk+-2.0

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