Commit 031d290f authored by Thomas Lübking's avatar Thomas Lübking
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prevent yield/swap cpu overhead on nvidia

CCBUG: 322060
REVIEW: 111663
parent a4aa8fc2
......@@ -277,6 +277,18 @@ void EglOnXBackend::present()
eglWaitGL();
if (char result = m_swapProfiler.end()) {
gs_tripleBufferUndetected = gs_tripleBufferNeedsDetection = false;
if (result == 'd' && GLPlatform::instance()->driver() == Driver_NVidia) {
// TODO this is a workaround, we should get __GL_YIELD set before libGL checks it
if (qstrcmp(qgetenv("__GL_YIELD"), "USLEEP")) {
options->setGlPreferBufferSwap(0);
eglSwapInterval(dpy, 0);
kWarning(1212) << "\nIt seems you are using the nvidia driver without triple buffering\n"
"You must export __GL_YIELD=\"USLEEP\" to prevent large CPU overhead on synced swaps\n"
"Preferably, enable the TripleBuffer Option in the xorg.conf Device\n"
"For this reason, the tearing prevention has been disabled.\n"
"See https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=322060\n";
}
}
setBlocksForRetrace(result == 'd');
}
}
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......@@ -432,6 +432,18 @@ void GlxBackend::present()
glXWaitGL();
if (char result = m_swapProfiler.end()) {
gs_tripleBufferUndetected = gs_tripleBufferNeedsDetection = false;
if (result == 'd' && GLPlatform::instance()->driver() == Driver_NVidia) {
// TODO this is a workaround, we should get __GL_YIELD set before libGL checks it
if (qstrcmp(qgetenv("__GL_YIELD"), "USLEEP")) {
options->setGlPreferBufferSwap(0);
setSwapInterval(0);
kWarning(1212) << "\nIt seems you are using the nvidia driver without triple buffering\n"
"You must export __GL_YIELD=\"USLEEP\" to prevent large CPU overhead on synced swaps\n"
"Preferably, enable the TripleBuffer Option in the xorg.conf Device\n"
"For this reason, the tearing prevention has been disabled.\n"
"See https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=322060\n";
}
}
setBlocksForRetrace(result == 'd');
}
}
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