Future of "Desktop Effects" in Feisty?

debiani386 debiani386 at gmail.com
Wed May 23 22:22:54 UTC 2007

Mario Vukelic wrote:
> On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 22:01 -0600, debiani386 wrote:
>> (i have an ati radion xpress200), and it wasnt compatible
> You should be able to run Xgl with this card, but not AIGLX. See here:
> http://gentoo-wiki.com/HARDWARE_Video_Card_Support_Under_XGL. Thus, you
> cannot use the automatic setup of desktop effects, but need to do a
> manual setup of Xgl:
> https://help.ubuntu.com/community/CompositeManager/Xgl
> Then you should be able to run Ubuntu's compiz (instructions are linked
> from above link). If you want to run beryl, you cannot use Ubuntu's
> since it does not support Xgl:
> http://wiki.beryl-project.org/wiki/Install_Beryl_on_Ubuntu_Feisty_with_XGL
ok ill give it a try. its gonna be a while though, i have school stuff 
to do atm


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