F7: Compiz makes me freeze
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Mon Jun 25 10:59:00 UTC 2007
On Mon, 2007-06-25 at 00:57 -0500, Renich Bon Ciric wrote:
> I was using compiz with no problems and almost "out of the box" after
> installing livna's kmod-nvidia of course.
Just got that working myself, a couple of days ago.
> Some time after installation I began loosing the window title and
> controls (_,  and X) and then, it just started freezing my computer
> just like that.
> This always happened while turning "Desktop Effects" on and off.
I saw that too. I lost those gadgets, and had to hold down ALT while I
clicked in the middle of windows to move them asside. I had a
confirmation dialogue box waiting for me behind another window. The
computer hadn't frozen, but I had things in the way that weren't
responding to input. The top-of-screen menubar still worked.
I've not uninstalled/re-installed things to sort it out. Just what I
said above, and I did a CTRL+ALT+BACKSPACE to restart X, the first few
[tim at bigblack ~]$ rm -rfd /*^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^Huname -ipr
2.6.21-1.3228.fc7 i686 i386
Using FC 4, 5, 6 & 7, plus CentOS 5. Today, it's FC7.
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