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technoshaun
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Compiz Randomly Shuts Down

Postby technoshaun » Sun Apr 03, 2011 1:43 am

I have installed Compiz and Emerald but Compiz will randomly shut down. Something as simple as opening Mint Menu can cause this to happen. Does anyone know a fix for this?
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Re: Compiz Randomly Shuts Down

Postby JasonLG » Sun Apr 03, 2011 4:48 am

technoshaun wrote:I have installed Compiz and Emerald but Compiz will randomly shut down. Something as simple as opening Mint Menu can cause this to happen. Does anyone know a fix for this?

Let me rub my crystal ball and psychically determine your graphic chipset/card and system specs. The spirits tell me that your graphic chipset/card can't handle compiz and that you should Google said chipst and determine Linux compatibility.
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Re: Compiz Randomly Shuts Down

Postby technoshaun » Sun Apr 03, 2011 6:15 am

Nope has worked fine with 5 versions of Ubuntu. Intel Graphics, not top of line but well supported. I just figured it out though. Had to turn off blur (which is buggy) and turn on workarounds. Did that 5 minutes ago.
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