Re: New compositor patch
- From: Soeren Sandmann <sandmann redhat com>
- To: Ikke <eikke eikke com>
- Cc: metacity-devel-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: New compositor patch
- Date: Fri, 13 Jan 2006 13:24:16 -0500
Well, it is going to be an issue with the latest code ... Previously it
would sort of work
Hate to say it, but it will actually crash unless you have the X server from
The technical reason is that it relies on the COMPOSITE extension not
MapNotify/UnmapNotify events when it first redirects the windows.
Are you sure that's the issue?
without the X server fix.
I don't know what's going on there. I have been using the nVidida binary
until recently. Apparently it can't get a visual, but the visual it asks
for is completely standard.
Here's the X error I get when starting the patched metacity (also had to
do some autofoo tweaks as Elijah mentioned):
Window manager warning: Log level 6: file wswindow.c: line 101
(ws_window_new_gl): assertion failed: (visinfo)
Are you using a depth of 16 bits, and does it work if you try 32 bits
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