Beryl on Feisty Fawn

Sundar sundar261 at gmail.com
Sat Apr 28 04:07:57 BST 2007


Thanks Jiri.  Changing the depth to 24 resolved my issues.  Now I am
able to use beryl without any issues :-) 

-Sundar

On Fri, 2007-04-27 at 19:55 +0200, Jiri Dvorak wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> did you check /var/log/Xorg.0.log for errors?
> I had a similar setup, and in the log it said it needs DefaultDepth 24 for
> AddARGBGLXVisuals to load. I changed the DefaultDepth and from then
> Compiz and Beryl started to work. Maybe your situation is different, but
> the logfile is a good place to start troubleshooting...
> 
> Jiri
> 
> 
> On 4/27/07, Michael W. Holdeman <lists at ptfd.org> wrote:
> >
> > I have the same problem, and have made the correct (i think) adjustments to my
> > xorg.conf file here..
> >
> > ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++]
> > # nvidia-xconfig: X configuration file generated by nvidia-xconfig
> > # nvidia-xconfig:  version 1.0  (buildmeister at builder3)  Thu Nov  9 17:55:20
> > PST 2006
> >
> > # /etc/X11/xorg.conf (xorg X Window System server configuration file)
> > #
> > # This file was generated by dexconf, the Debian X Configuration tool, using
> > # values from the debconf database.
> > #
> > # Edit this file with caution, and see the xorg.conf(5) manual page.
> > # (Type "man xorg.conf" at the shell prompt.)
> > #
> > # This file is automatically updated on xserver-xorg package upgrades *only*
> > # if it has not been modified since the last upgrade of the xserver-xorg
> > # package.
> > #
> > # If you have edited this file but would like it to be automatically updated
> > # again, run the following command:
> > #   sudo dpkg-reconfigure -phigh xserver-xorg
> >
> > Section "ServerLayout"
> >     Identifier     "Default Layout"
> >     Screen         "Default Screen" 0 0
> >     InputDevice    "Generic Keyboard"
> >     InputDevice    "Configured Mouse"
> >     InputDevice    "stylus" "SendCoreEvents"
> >     InputDevice    "cursor" "SendCoreEvents"
> >     InputDevice    "eraser" "SendCoreEvents"
> >     InputDevice    "Synaptics Touchpad"
> > EndSection
> >
> > Section "Files"
> >
> >         # path to defoma fonts
> >     FontPath        "/usr/share/fonts/X11/misc"
> >     FontPath        "/usr/share/fonts/X11/cyrillic"
> >     FontPath        "/usr/share/fonts/X11/100dpi/:unscaled"
> >     FontPath        "/usr/share/fonts/X11/75dpi/:unscaled"
> >     FontPath        "/usr/share/fonts/X11/Type1"
> >     FontPath        "/usr/share/fonts/X11/100dpi"
> >     FontPath        "/usr/share/fonts/X11/75dpi"
> >     FontPath        "/var/lib/defoma/x-ttcidfont-conf.d/dirs/TrueType"
> > EndSection
> >
> > Section "Module"
> >     Load           "i2c"
> >     Load           "bitmap"
> >     Load           "ddc"
> >     Load           "extmod"
> >     Load           "freetype"
> >     Load           "glx"
> >     Load           "int10"
> >     Load           "vbe"
> >     Load           "dri"
> > EndSection
> >
> > Section "InputDevice"
> >     Identifier     "Generic Keyboard"
> >     Driver         "kbd"
> >     Option         "CoreKeyboard"
> >     Option         "XkbRules" "xorg"
> >     Option         "XkbModel" "pc105"
> >     Option         "XkbLayout" "us"
> >     Option         "XkbOptions" "lv3:ralt_switch"
> > EndSection
> >
> > Section "InputDevice"
> >     Identifier     "Configured Mouse"
> >     Driver         "mouse"
> >     Option         "CorePointer"
> >     Option         "Device" "/dev/input/mice"
> >     Option         "Protocol" "ImPS/2"
> >     Option         "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
> >     Option         "Emulate3Buttons" "true"
> > EndSection
> >
> > Section "InputDevice"
> >     Identifier     "Synaptics Touchpad"
> >     Driver         "synaptics"
> >     Option         "SendCoreEvents" "true"
> >     Option         "Device" "/dev/psaux"
> >     Option         "Protocol" "auto-dev"
> >     Option         "HorizScrollDelta" "0"
> > EndSection
> >
> > Section "InputDevice"
> >
> >                                                         # /dev/input/event
> >                                                         # for USB
> >     Identifier     "stylus"
> >     Driver         "wacom"
> >     Option         "Device" "/dev/wacom"        # Change to
> >     Option         "Type" "stylus"
> >     Option         "ForceDevice" "ISDV4"                # Tablet PC ONLY
> > EndSection
> >
> > Section "InputDevice"
> >
> >                                                         # /dev/input/event
> >                                                         # for USB
> >     Identifier     "eraser"
> >     Driver         "wacom"
> >     Option         "Device" "/dev/wacom"        # Change to
> >     Option         "Type" "eraser"
> >     Option         "ForceDevice" "ISDV4"                # Tablet PC ONLY
> > EndSection
> >
> > Section "InputDevice"
> >
> >                                                         # /dev/input/event
> >                                                         # for USB
> >     Identifier     "cursor"
> >     Driver         "wacom"
> >     Option         "Device" "/dev/wacom"        # Change to
> >     Option         "Type" "cursor"
> >     Option         "ForceDevice" "ISDV4"                # Tablet PC ONLY
> > EndSection
> >
> > Section "Monitor"
> >     Identifier     "Generic Monitor"
> >     HorizSync       28.0 - 84.0
> >     VertRefresh     43.0 - 60.0
> >     Option         "DPMS"
> > EndSection
> >
> > Section "Device"
> >     Identifier     "nVidia Corporation G72M [Quadro NVS 110M/GeForce Go 7300]"
> >     Driver         "nvidia"
> >     Option         "AllowGLXWithComposite" "True"
> >     Option         "RenderAccel" "True"
> >     Option         "AddARGBGLXVisuals" "True"
> > EndSection
> >
> > Section "Screen"
> >     Identifier     "Default Screen"
> >     Device         "nVidia Corporation G72M [Quadro NVS 110M/GeForce Go 7300]"
> >     Monitor        "Generic Monitor"
> >     DefaultDepth    16
> >
> >     SubSection     "Display"
> >         Depth       1
> >         Modes      "1680x1050"
> >     EndSubSection
> >     SubSection     "Display"
> >         Depth       4
> >         Modes      "1680x1050"
> >     EndSubSection
> >     SubSection     "Display"
> >         Depth       8
> >         Modes      "1680x1050"
> >     EndSubSection
> >     SubSection     "Display"
> >         Depth       15
> >         Modes      "1680x1050"
> >     EndSubSection
> >     SubSection     "Display"
> >         Depth       16
> >         Modes      "1680x1050"
> >     EndSubSection
> >     SubSection     "Display"
> >         Depth       24
> >         Modes      "1680x1050"
> >     EndSubSection
> > EndSection
> >
> > Section "Extensions"
> >     Option         "Composite" "Enable"
> > EndSection
> >
> > ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> >
> > Any other ideas?
> > On Friday 27 April 2007 12:42:54 am Andrew Jarrett wrote:
> > > Sundar,
> > >
> > > This is a fairly common problem, especially with Nvidia users. However, the
> > > answer you are looking for is to add this line to your /etc/X11/xorg.conf:
> > > Option "AddARGBGLXVisuals" "True"
> > >
> > > Put this line in the section labeled "Device", save, and then restart the
> > > xserver (CTRL + ALT + BACKSPACE).
> > >
> > > Andrew
> > >
> > > On 4/26/07, Sundar <sundar261 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > Hi,
> > > >
> > > > I am having configuring Beryl on Feisty Fawn.  Everything seems to be
> > > > working ok with beryl execpt for windows decorations. The themes do not
> > > > seem to be getting applied to the window decorations and also the close,
> > > > minimize and maximize buttons are missing on the window.  The problem
> > > > exists when I choose beryl / compiz window manager.
> > > >
> > > > I also found from Beryl forums that others have faced with the same
> > > > problem (http://forum.beryl-project.org/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=5947) but
> > > > no solution to the problem.
> > > >
> > > > I use NVIDIA Go 7300 graphics card.  Is the problem due to some beryl
> > > > settings or is it a problem with the nvdia driver?  Any pointers are
> > > > welcome.
> > > >
> > > > -Sundar
> > > >
> > > >
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