Mupen64plus is really slow. What am I doing wrong?

view full story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Project64 runs Nintendo 64 games perfectly on windows. (If you don't limit the FPS it will run into the 400 to 500 FPS). My PC has more than enough hardware to run a Nintendo 64 emulator. Its got: 3 GHZ single core CPU. 1 GB DDR3 RAM. 512 MB Nvidia video card. Yet with Mupen64plus I only get 5 to 10 frames per second. I am using puppy linux with the correct drivers. All my other video hungry programs run just fine. I managed to get Project64 running using wine but the frames per second were not much better. It is using... The OpenGL video plugin. 320x240 gameplay resolution. Dynamic re (HowTos)