On Sun, 2008-11-09 at 12:56 +0100, Francisco Borges wrote:
> 1. How can I set compiz to start by default?
> I found information on the net talking about system -> settings ->
> desktop effects, but I don't have a "desktop effects" option on
> Intrepid. Am I missing a package or something?
System -> Preferences -> Appearance -> tab Visual Effects, but it seems
that it is not being saved correctly:
> 2. I normally use a 3 x 2 workspace. With compiz on I can cycle
> through the workspaces side ways but not up & down. Is there something
> I should do or check?
What you see is just the default settings. There are a million ways to
configure compiz. You need to install compizconfig-settings-manager,
which will put a menu entry somewhere in System IIRC. Then you can lose
yourself in your compiz config. Don't forget to eat and drink
> 3. Once I start compiz, say with "compiz --replace", I lose the window
> bars. I tried using "gtk-window-decorator --replace" but this didn't
> give me my windows topbars again. Any hints?
Dunno, I never started it this way. You might find hints in
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