Transparent windows?

Chris Bannister cj at
Tue Apr 4 20:03:01 UTC 2006

Duncan Lithgow wrote:

> xchat on dapper does it.

That's not true transparency.  All xchat does is shows the root(dekstop) 
  image as the background for the window.  It won't show anything thats 
below your xchat window.

For that I think you'll currently need to use xgl.

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