Print Screen Key not taking screenshots with compiz enabled

drago01 drago01 at
Thu Nov 26 20:40:22 UTC 2009

On Thu, Nov 26, 2009 at 2:47 PM, Bruno Medeiros <brunojcm at> wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 26, 2009 at 07:43, drago01 <drago01 at> wrote:
>> Are you sure that the keybinding is set and that the gnomecompat
>> plugin is loaded?
> Keybinding is set, but plugin it wasn't loaded...  :P
> I haven't noticed if this plugin was enabled before update from fedora 11 to
> fedora 12, but before upgrade to F12 screenshots were working and after
> upgrade they stopped working. And I'm sure I did not change any compiz
> config after update.
> The funny part of it is that I was trying to show a friend how easy is to
> take a screenshot on Fedora/Gnome... :P
> Report a bug asking for mark this plugin to be enable by default is worth
> enough?
> Thanks for all!

How do you start compiz?

The supported way is to use desktop-effects and here it is not only
loaded by default but made "ununloadable".

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