[compiz] Running Compiz in XGL
pfollia at gmail.com
Wed Apr 30 00:16:04 PDT 2008
To disable XGL without removing the package, you can do:
On Wed, Apr 30, 2008 at 4:07 AM, Dotan Cohen <dotancohen at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2008/4/30 Joel Bosveld <joel.bosveld at gmail.com>:
> > You don't need to do anything to enable aiglx, just removing xgl should
> > work. "sudo apt-get remove xserver-xgl", though in ubuntu you can create an
> > extra file, and it will just not start xgl, which will have the same effect
> > (I am just not sure which file that is). Also, compiz won't work with that
> > card and the open drivers, so you will have to use fglrx. (just uninstall
> > xgl and see if the performance increases)
> > Joel
> > .
> Thank you very much, Joel. Removing xgl has made the machine very,
> very responsive. I'm still using Compiz and the fglrx driver. I'll
> file a bug at Ubuntu suggesting that they disable xgl in these
> configurations. Thanks!
> Dotan Cohen
> A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
> Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?
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