Does metacity compositor use acceleration?

Emilio Pozuelo Monfort pochu at
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.

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"


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