Comment 41 for bug 238629

David Matějček (dmatej) wrote :

I don't think that the problem is driver or hardware. It seems the problem is X server/GTK implementation.
After the simple change in /etc/X11/xorg.conf I have found here in comments the Eclipse had 17 hours uptime with heavy refactoring and then I only turned off the computer. Eclipse never before lasted so long and GUI was not so fast.

Option "AccelMethod" "xaa"

I can't say that the cause is exactly same, but surely helped the same thing.
I don't know who and why thinks that the problem is only with Intel ...?