Does metacity compositor use acceleration?

Emilio Pozuelo Monfort pochu at ubuntu.com
Mon Mar 31 21:34:48 UTC 2008


Jerone Young wrote:
> I'm curious on how do you cut on compositing in metacity. Would love
> to use it. Would much rather use it then Compiz.

From http://library.gnome.org/misc/release-notes/2.22/
gconftool-2 -s  --type bool  /apps/metacity/general/compositing_manager  true

Be aware that "Not all graphics hardware reliably supports compositing, so this
feature is currently turned off by default and not yet exposed in the preferences"

Cheers,
Emilio

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