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Old 08 October 2013, 11:27   #65
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Originally Posted by NovaCoder View Post
I just did a quick Google search, it seems that CGX-AGA really is an RTG driver for AGA machines. I'd really like to know what the performance is like, I have enough trouble getting good speed out of AGA by 'banging the hardware' so to go through another layer is probably not so great?
WB feels significantly faster with CGX-AGA than without, but it is probably doubtful whether it will do anything for your games, since it still can't exceed AGA speed. I'm guessing it just improves the API between WB and AGA and has optimized methods for moving a window etc.? If they have some really clever optimizations it might help, but otherwise it is just adding another layer as you write, which usually does not help on speed.
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