Search found 7 matches

by Bill_MI
Mon Jun 16, 2014 10:47 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install compiz on Linux Mint 17 Qiana Mate edition
Replies: 20
Views: 12956

Re: How to install compiz on Linux Mint 17 Qiana Mate editio

Hi, Zorba, and thanks for taking on a this tiger to wrestle with. I've been over at http://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/1621 discussing what I've been finding. I've played with compiz for at least 6 years and would like to contribute what I can as I'm seeing and lots of isses in LM17 that h...
by Bill_MI
Fri Jun 06, 2014 6:29 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: Compiz mucks with mate-panel on startup ~~SOLVED
Replies: 15
Views: 6832

Re: What's the correct way to start compiz on startup?

I'm in a discussion here that may help: http://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/1621 There's a strange panel interaction (is that what you mean by "task bar"?). We both found we had to create a new panel and blow the old one away. It's a strange one! I'm successfully starting compiz by replacin...
by Bill_MI
Thu Jul 11, 2013 6:55 pm
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: No Wonder This Forum is so seldom used...
Replies: 1
Views: 4219

No Wonder This Forum is so seldom used...

...it's buried way off the main selection under "Development" then "Community Projects" then mintCast. If I hadn't made a link long ago I doubt I'd be able to find it again. Suggestion to help the situation. In "Board Index" there's a description under "Development": Community Projects Get involved,...
by Bill_MI
Wed Apr 25, 2012 7:05 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: MATE + compiz - high cpu usage
Replies: 29
Views: 17529

Re: MATE + compiz - high cpu usage

Hey guys, Thanks for this thread. LMDE-UP4-RC Mate running fairly well with Compiz after arriving at bdantas' last setup. Didn't have to sleep anything. It starts up in EXPO zoomed out mode (no biggy). :D This is nouveau driver on a 4 year old nVidia card that seems well supported around distros. I'...
by Bill_MI
Sat Apr 21, 2012 5:54 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Caja ENTER Key in Side Pane (LMDE UP4)
Replies: 2
Views: 512

Re: Caja ENTER Key in Side Pane (LMDE UP4)

A quick update. Linux Mint 12 (Caja reports as version 2011.11.10) has the same deficit.
by Bill_MI
Wed Apr 18, 2012 7:13 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Caja ENTER Key in Side Pane (LMDE UP4)
Replies: 2
Views: 512

Caja ENTER Key in Side Pane (LMDE UP4)

Caja 1.2.0 Side Pane lost a keyboard function. Pressing ENTER no longer opens a "Places" entry. Demonstrate in your home folder: Shift-Tab until the Side Pane is selected. Navigate to any place (like File System) using Up/DnArrow. Press ENTER and that location should open. Double-Clicking works fine...
by Bill_MI
Thu Dec 15, 2011 10:20 pm
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: A few Topic Suggestions and...
Replies: 0
Views: 3480

A few Topic Suggestions and...

I'm a new listener catching up on some great stuff. Good work, guys! How about some categories like email clients, panel widgets, Konky! (a recent plaything of mine), Wine, VirtualBox. A special note to someone I identify with perfectly: Rob, we're about the same age. You sound like every Unix sysad...

Go to advanced search