aproblem with ubuntu fiesty 7.04

Lee Tambiah leetambiah at ossgeeks.co.uk
Tue Sep 11 13:46:56 UTC 2007

On 9/10/07, ahmed fawzy <thedarkangel55 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> hi every body,
> i have installed ubuntu sucessfully very soon , but i have a problem , when
> i go to
> system->preferences ->desktop effects
> to operate the cubic view
> i was prompted with an error message "the composite extention is not
> availble "
> what does this it mean ? and  what can i do?
> thxx..

Make sure you are using the 7.04 version of Ubuntu known as Feisty
Fawn, before attempting the beryl guide below.


* Note depending on your hardware or more importantly the graphics
chip will depend on how well beryl/compiz works. I.E Nvidia and intel
seems to work well, but I believe ATI has issues at current (although
that will change next year hopefully due to the AMD, ATI

Hope this helps...


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