Now, lets quote a developer:Links to the discussion:
Very sad news. Seems like KDE devs did the right thing when they decided to improve KWIN instead of relying on Compiz.
To finish, let me end with a quote from an Linux user that really sums
up our situation quite clearly:
"Dramatically ugly, unusable, slow, badly animated and unconsistent.
Open source development without a serious, expert mantainers can
result in chaotic grouth of the project and waste of human resources
into pointless code. The Compiz-Fusion project is certainly the most
representative example of all this"