[compiz] Skydome not working
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Mon Sep 11 01:23:36 PDT 2006
Sorry I didn't respond sooner. I've been away at a conference.
----- Original Message ----
From: Mirco Müller <macslow at bangang.de>
> > I've searched all over to the answer for this but no luck. In short, skydome doesn't seem to be working, I only have a black background. Skydome is pointing at the following:
> > $ file plaza.png
> > plaza.png: PNG image data, 2048 x 1024, 8-bit/color RGB, non-interlaced
> > In the "Gnome Compiz Preferences" app, on the "Workspaces" tab, under "Cube", I do have Skydome checked and the image is pointing to the above file. I'm running Ubuntu and everything else seems to work fine.
> Have you stated the full path to the image-file?
> Is the image-file really a valid PNG-file?
It was originally a jpeg that I exported as PNG using the GIMP. The 'file' command also says it's a PNG.
> Do you at least see a yellow/blue-ish gradient behind the "cube", when
> you have "SkyDome" enabled but _no_ image selected?
Nope. Just tried that and it's still solid black behind the cube.
> glxinfo -l | grep GL_MAX_TEXTURE_SIZE
> ... in a terminal-window report you?
$ glxinfo -l | grep GL_MAX_TEXTURE_SIZE
GL_MAX_TEXTURE_SIZE = 4096
> It's a bit hard doing these "remote diagnostics" when people have
> problems and one does know little to nothing about the system in
I understand that. Thanks for trying, though. I appreciate it!
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