Every game lag :/

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Every game lag :/

Postby DebianGeek » 2013-05-11 20:36

I have fx5200 graphic card and using tested driver not open source (noaveau),but every single game lags a lot,i played openarena on mint and its working just fine but i wanted to fresh install mint and when i do that all games start laging and now im on debian lxde having same problem..
I tried open source driver but its worst than tested one,so please help meee :/
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Re: Every game lag :/

Postby dasein » 2013-05-11 22:35

You have it backwards: nouveau is the open source driver. And it's not nearly as good as nVidia's proprietary driver.

You can either (1) install the nVidia driver or (2) accept that poor performance is the price of FOSS purism.

The Wiki has details: http://wiki.debian.org/NvidiaGraphicsDrivers#Use_DKMS
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