In case you couldn't read it, I clearly wrote "it doesn't work no matter where I do it"! And I also wrote that Alt+F2 DOES NOT WORK for me.
Originally Posted by cjhabs
Being a smartass doesn't help.
I reinstalled my ubuntu yesterday and all I changed was some ordering on panels and in start menu. I didn't even install anything except chromium, no updates, nothing else. Clean install, extremely minor changes.
These are the errors that I have in the file you mentioned.
What matters is the compiz part, but why the hell would it refuse to load it?
I don't have any video drivers installed, but it ran fine yesterday.
Regarding "Workarounds for broken applications disabled" - it doesn't affect this, tried enabling and no effect.
(polkit-gnome-authentication-agent-1:1567): GLib-GObject-WARNING **: cannot register existing type `_PolkitError'
(polkit-gnome-authentication-agent-1:1567): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_once_init_leave: assertion `initialization_value != 0' failed
** Message: applet now removed from the notification area
/usr/bin/compiz (core) - Fatal: Software rendering detected.
/usr/bin/compiz (core) - Error: Failed to manage screen: 0
/usr/bin/compiz (core) - Fatal: No manageable screens found on display :0.0
Window manager warning: Workarounds for broken applications disabled. Some applications may not behave properly.
Unable to find a synaptics device.
Initializing nautilus-gdu extension
** (update-notifier:1785): DEBUG: --security-updates-unattended: 0
** (update-notifier:1785): DEBUG: aptdaemon on bus: 0
** (update-notifier:1785): DEBUG: Skipping reboot required
/usr/bin/jockey-gtk:130: Warning: g_str_has_suffix: assertion `str != NULL' failed
Nautilus-Share-Message: Called "net usershare info" but it failed: 'net usershare' returned error 255: net usershare: cannot open usershare directory /var/lib/samba/usershares. Error No such file or directory
Please ask your system administrator to enable user sharing.