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  • From: mpsl AT gmx.net (Martin Schwier)
  • Subject: [lcdproc] lcdproc server incredibly slow
  • Date: Fri, 11 Feb 2000 23:12:27 +0100

I know this problem, because i use an HD44780 Display too. It is unuseble
with lcdproc 0.4pre9. What u need is a new server/drivers/hd44780.c witch is
in the current cvs tree.
I append it to this mail too.
Simply replace the original file with this one and recompile !

mpsl AT gmx.net

----- Original Message -----
From: Scott Scriven
<toykeeper AT cheerful.com>
To:
<EHE AT CompuGROUP.COM>
Cc: LCDproc list
<lcdproc AT lists.omnipotent.net>
Sent: Friday, February 11, 2000 6:26 PM
Subject: Re: [lcdproc] lcdproc server incredibly slow


> *
> EHE AT CompuGROUP.COM
>
> <EHE AT CompuGROUP.COM>
> wrote:
> > I've tested the newest lcdproc 0.4pre9. I use the
> > HD4478_lcd_on_parallel_port module, which I adapted to my
> > existing design (http://ximp.iscool.net). The driver is slow,
> > because ist works in user mode, but acceptable.
> >
> > But all output to the display from any lcdproc client is very
> > slow. Is this normal ?
>
> The regular update speed is 8 frames per second. I'm not sure
> how fast it runs on hd44780's, but with the recently improved
> driver I've heard it's quite fast. But I don't know if that
> means "only 1 second per frame" or "100 frames per second".
>
> How slow is the display running for you? And, for other people
> who have the hd44780, how fast is it?
>
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