Minimal X Config File and Compiz

Dennis Jacobfeuerborn d.jacobfeuerborn at
Wed Sep 13 00:10:56 UTC 2006

David Nielsen wrote:
> tir, 12 09 2006 kl. 14:08 -0400, skrev Jesse Keating:
>> On Tuesday 12 September 2006 13:37, Thomas J. Baker wrote:
>>> Sorry, I should have phrased it better. I know how to enable it by hand.
>>> My question was about the self configuring X and if it was supposed to
>>> be enabling composite/dri/whatever-compiz-needs automatically.
>> A default install for me on i386, I haven't touched xorg.conf other than to 
>> change from i810 to intel.  I yum installed compiz, restarted X for the intel 
>> driver, and used system -> preferences -> more -> Desktop Effects and enabled 
>> it.  I get compiz goodness.
> Worked entirely out of the box using my r300 based ATI Radeon 9600XT
> card. No changes required. However my monitor isn't correctly detected
> (IBM P92) so there's a slight offset and I believe the resolution is set
> to high, I handled that in the desktop session so it only looks silly
> during boot and gdm.

Did you solve the Firefox scrolling issue with compiz on an r300 based 
card? Firefox becomes unusably slow over here (Radeon 9500pro) when I 
switch to compiz but the effects themselves work smoothly.


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