Reitter: Answering the question: "How do I develop an app for GNOME?"
Posted Feb 7, 2013 15:03 UTC (Thu) by paulj (subscriber, #341)
Posted Feb 7, 2013 15:14 UTC (Thu) by ovitters (subscriber, #27950)
You bring up something different, higher resource usage compared to metacity/compiz. GNOME shell is based on clutter, etc. Totally different than metacity.
Posted Feb 7, 2013 15:43 UTC (Thu) by paulj (subscriber, #341)
If bugs relating to leaks have been fixed, and things are due to improve in future releases, that's great.
Posted Feb 11, 2013 15:25 UTC (Mon) by droundy (subscriber, #4559)
Posted Feb 11, 2013 15:42 UTC (Mon) by ovitters (subscriber, #27950)
In practice the slowness is often combination of compositing and drivers btw (aside from just outright gnome-shell bugs :P). Use gnome-shell on another system or with another driver and you'll see a huge difference.
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