Originally Posted by Pratt
You'd also need a new window decorator unless you can live with unresizable windows.
This is what I use if I want to start compiz on the spot:
# Compiz startup script
/usr/bin/compiz --replace png svg decoration annotate water blur clone \
wobbly fade minimize cube rotate zoom scale move resize place switcher &
As you can see, I use KDE, for which there is a compiz window decorator. There is a GTK alternative too.
Setting LIBGL_ALWAYS_INDIRECT to "TRUE" is not needed for all graphics drivers. You'll find out soon enough.