Pygame - jerky motion

donn nope at no.nope
Fri Mar 11 20:11:57 CET 2005


donn wrote:

> Hi- just installed pygame, not sure where to go for some help.
> I am on Fedora 3 running an ATI card but without the GL drivers installed.
> 
> When I run any of the examples they work fine but they are very jerky.
> The animation is smooth for a few seconds and then the entire thing pauses
> for a heartbeat and then it goes on, pause, move, pause, move etc.
> Any ideas about what's up?
> 
> (This is the same in fullscreen or running as a window)

Well, I have since compiled and run some SDL demos (not Python, but c) and
they also jerk and pause, so I'm guessing it's an SDL/Fedora/my card thing
and not Pygame at all. 

F.I.Y I suppose :)



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