[Ilugc] poor display rendering in ubuntu 8.10 Intel Corporation 82845G/GL[Brookdale-G]/GE Chipset Integrated Graphics Device (rev 01)

swamynathan meswamy at gmail.com
Mon Dec 1 21:37:11 IST 2008

On Mon, Dec 1, 2008 at 4:23 PM, sivaji j.g <sivaji2009 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello guys,
>             There is some problem with display rendering in ubuntu 8.10, my
> system takes long time to respond when i have too many windows opened
> though
> i have 2 GB RAM  also i cant enable visual effect actually i dont need
> fancy
> visual effect normal display is more than enough
> here the output of lspci
> sivaji at hostname:~$ lspci | grep -i vga
> 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation
> 82845G/GL[Brookdale-G]/GE Chipset Integrated Graphics Device (rev 01)
> After searching on ubuntu forums i came to know that installing
> "xserver-xorg-video-intel" will fix my problem but it didnt work for me.
> sivaji at hostname:~$ sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg-video-intel
> [sudo] password for sivaji:
> Reading package lists... Done
> Building dependency tree
> Reading state information... Done
> xserver-xorg-video-intel is already the newest version.
> 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
> Most of the time my system load i.e average load : 3 (as per "uptime"
> command and gnome-panel applet ) and xorg process consumes more than 30% of
> cpu cycle.
> Display resolution is  1280x1024 refresh rate 60Hz. There is nothing
> specific to say about xorg.conf.
> monitor is viewsonic 17''
> I also tried sudo dpkg-reconfigure -phigh xserver-xorg but there is no
> improvement.
> Hardware drives manager  says that no priprietory driver are in use
> Please suggest me some solution.

get all the details about the hardware and try reconfiguring

sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg

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