trying Xgl and compiz on KDE

golfer golfbuf at
Thu Feb 23 00:27:30 GMT 2006

On 2/22/06, Ernst Persson <ernstp at> wrote:
> Hello,
> either use
> compiz --replace gconf
> or
> compiz --replace plugin1 plugin2 plugin3
> If you specify gconf it will only load the plugins specified in the
> gconf key and ignore all plugins on the commandline.
> There's some confusing howto's out there on the net, I struggled with this for
> a few days! :-)

OK, I deleted my ~/.gconf/apps/compiz and then used the wiki
recommended command for compiz and now I have all the plugins working,
including the elusive switcher.

Thanks for the help.

I've already noticed compiz does not like gl screen savers, crashing X
everytime I go near one.


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