Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 23rd Mar 2005 23:18 UTC, submitted by adel
X11, Window Managers Seth Nickell posted some screenshots and videos showing the experimental Luminocity window manager & Cairo which enable a XOrg-based desktop to get accelerated GL eye candy graphics. update: more here.
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Composite, Damages, XFixes
by Dennis J. on Thu 24th Mar 2005 13:08 UTC

Thanks for trying to help. I did restart X properly and the Composite extension is running (fglrx reports it has deactivated DRI due to the enabled composite and xdpyinfo lists it too) but Damages and XFixes are not. I even put the following in the config file:

Section "Extensions"
Option "Composite" "Enable"
Option "XFIXES" "Enable"
Option "DAMAGE" "Enable"

and in the logfile I get:

(**) Extension "DAMAGE" is enabled
(II) Initializing built-in extension DAMAGE

yet xdpyinfo doesn't list Damage and xcompmgr and luminocity complain that they need the Damage extension. I'm really puzzled about this.