I installed ubuntu-desktop package (the GNOME env.) on
my Kubuntu so, that I could have GNOME and KDE
together (for any demos).
I installed compiz, that is three packages
I also installed Xserver-xgl; (since Xgl is a
pre-requisite for Compiz).
only if you are using proprietary drivers....AFAIK.
According to the documents on Ubuntu's help website
) I wrote a small script
compiz --replace gconf &
and put this file in /usr/local/bin/ and assigned it
For GNOME, I added the necessary lines in
That is the following lines
command=/usr/bin/Xgl -fullscreen -br -accel xv:pbuffer
Also, added Compiz to start by default using
"Sessions" in GNOME.
However, I'm not able to see any effects (not even the
basic ones) and I *guess* Compiz isn't even starting
Am I missing something here?
Are there any additional steps?
Was the command you gave for starting Compiz during startup compiz --replace
.If yes.it's correct.
I also tried enabling compiz in KDE, but there's just
There's a small line change in
ServerCmd=(all that content)
And then at a command line (when I assume Xgl is
enabled after a log-off and log-in) I issue the
What happens after this is that each window's title
bar disappears, also disabling any keyboard input :-/
I have tried searching quite a few documents. Most of
them speak only about GNOME, and most are about NVIDIA
and ATI cards.
My video card is a SiS 650 and I have shared 32 MB of
my Physical RAM to it.
Dunno about the card.Try google.I searched "SiS 650 Compiz-Fusion Ubuntu
6.06" and found an italian wordpress blog page translated by google.I think
that would be of some use to you.