Is this the right place to ask questions about installing Compiz-Fusion?
david.mcglone at att.net
Thu Sep 20 21:12:21 UTC 2007
On Thursday 20 September 2007 2:51:33 pm Robert Tilley wrote:
> On Wednesday 19 September 2007 05:38:38 pm Trevor wrote:
> > Robert Tilley wrote:
> > > Or is it such a specialized topic that I should refer this to a website
> > > forum?
> > >
> > > I'm trying to install compiz-fusion on Kubuntu Feisty KDE and having
> > > absolutely no success. I follow the instructions at
> > > http://sathyasays.com/?p=34 and the only response after a "compiz
> > > --replace" is for all but one window to disappear. That window also
> > > loses it's border with the various Close, Minimize, Expand buttons and
> > > the Title Bar. There is thus no way to move or resize it. I must then
> > > log out through the K menu and never restart compiz.
> > >
> > > Thanks, Bob
> > I am pretty sure I ran into this issue with my laptop that has an
> > unsupported ATI video card in it. Run 'fglrxinfo' from the command line
> > and post the results and we can go from there.
> > Trevor
> I can't find the package "fglrxinfo" for Kubuntu Feisty. I don't know if
> it's applicable as my Dell Dimension 2350 uses an Intel 82845G on-board
> graphics chip.
> I can't find any references to problems with this board and assume that
> compiz will work. If anyone knows anything about this issue, please post
> to this list or e-mail me directly at "tilleyrw at cfl.rr.com".
> Thanks, Bob
> Fortune: You will be attacked next Wednesday at 3:15 p.m. by six samurai
> sword wielding purple fish glued to Harley-Davidson motorcycles.
That is because it is for an ATI chipset not Intel. I have the 82845GL on
board Graphics chip on my desktop and I use the i915G dri driver package from
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