Re: [OpenMap Users] Very Slow On Remote Display

From: Rob Ratcliff <>
Date: Wed, 29 Sep 2004 16:10:36 -0500

Make sure none of your colors have an alpha value set to "FF". X doesn't
too well for semi-transparency over the network.

Also, try setting


setenv NO_J2D_DGA 1

# allow pixmaps to be shared between client and server running on same machine
setenv J2D_PIXMAPS client

You can find more info about these flags at:

At 03:13 PM 9/29/2004, Andrew Hnatiw wrote:

>I am running OpenMap on a remote machine setting the display to either a
>Windows computer running cygwin or a unix machine with X, and have found
>that both are horribly slow, and that surprisingly the Windows one goes
>faster than the unix one. Does anybody know of any solutions to this
>problem? Things run fine when I run them locally on all of the machines
>I've been using for testing.
>Andrew Hnatiw

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