[ubuntu-uk] Permanently disable Compiz
lproven at gmail.com
Sun May 3 19:24:46 BST 2009
2009/5/3 Steve <yorvik.ubunto at googlemail.com>:
> 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
Splendid! Many thanks - I've tried this and will let you know how I get on.
It's still missing the odd keystroke even under Metacity, though.
Definitely much worse than 8.x was. (In the last 2 lines, I lost about
a dozen keystrokes. Only app running is Firefox, system load is just a
A friend tells me there are kernel issues on some notebooks with 9.04
- anyone read of this?
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