Window Titlebars Are Non-existant
Karol Dana Morphew
kadm at whidbey.com
Sun Aug 22 00:57:22 UTC 2010
On Sat, 2010-08-21 at 19:51 -0400, J wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 21, 2010 at 19:42, Karol Dana Morphew <kadm at whidbey.com> wrote:
> > On Sat, 2010-08-21 at 17:28 -0600, drew einhorn wrote:
> >> I had a couple boxes with similar problems.
> >> People suggested a few compiz related changes that didn't help.
> >> One box got better when I upgraded the video card.
> >> I didn't have the time or energy to fuss with the other one,
> >> so I retreated to 9.10. According to lshw - short the video card
> >> I gave up on was:
> >> /0/100/1/5 display RS480 [Radeon Xpress 200G Series]
> >> /0/100/1/5.1 display Radeon Xpress Series (RS480)
> >> and, the one that worked was:
> >> /0/100/2 bridge RS480 PCI-X Root Port
> >> /0/100/2/0 display G73 [GeForce 7600 GS]
> >> Was thinking of trying 10.04.1, which is the equivalent of 10.04 plus
> >> all the updates, plus a few more updates.
> >> Have you applied all the 10.04 updates?
> > Yes, updates are current. Could this be a "bug"?
> Fixed the top posting...
> I had this same bug on my system (also an nVidia card) but that was
> way back during Beta for Lucid. It was fixed in a later beta.
> Are you running the open nVidia driver or the proprietary driver? I
> found that I had to run the non-free driver to get my video to work
> You can run the Hardware Drivers tool from the System/Administration
> menu to see if it's turned on or not.
I'm sorry for the top posting.
Mine doesn't have an nVidia card. My computer is a Think Pad made in
1999. I believe the sound card is an 8MB Sound Fusion, by memory, and
is analog stereo duplex.
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