[ubuntu-uk] Permanently disable Compiz

Michael Douglas mehall at mehall.co.cc
Sun May 3 13:00:17 BST 2009


adding "metacity --replace" (w/o quotes) to session startup would also 
manage it, IIRC.

Steve wrote:
> On Sat, 02 May 2009 22:18:43 +0100
> Andrew Oakley <andrew at aoakley.com> wrote:
>
>   
>> Liam Proven wrote:
>>     
>>> whatever as my WM. Completely turn off and disable Compiz and
>>> compositing, for all users, for good.
>>>       
>> In Hardy and Intrepid, this was done with System menu, Preferences, 
>> Appearance, Visual Effects, None.
>>
>> I'd bet it's the same in Jaunty.
>>
>>     
> Found my old notes.
> Using gconf-editor go to
> desktop -> gnome -> applications -> window_manager
> and change the default to metacity from compz
>
>
>   



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