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Old 12-30-2007, 03:23 PM   #1
ZeroCool42
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Talking DISABLE desktop effects (In Fedora 8)!


Umm... I know its an odd request but, Compiz Fusion appears to be a little too hardware intensive and buggy for me!

But despite disabling all the effects (via Compiz Config Settings Manager) some of the artifacts/bugs of the program still persist and my computer is running far slower than before I managed to enable desktop effects.

If it helps it would appear I managed to break my Compiz setup as I was experimenting with the ability to draw fire on the screen, and the next minute, window title bars disappeared and everything froze. Since then I have been unable to get any effects to work (despite multiple reboots and restarts of the X server) and this, I think, is the reason why the thing is being so bl**dy difficult!

Any help in resolving this problem will be greatly appreciated!

Many thanks

David
 
Old 12-30-2007, 05:44 PM   #2
marco18
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Try disabling the compositing in the xorg.conf file. This can be done by disabling in the Extensions section the "Composite" option.
 
  


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