View Full Version : [ubuntu] compiz problem

February 19th, 2009, 02:58 AM
I have ubuntu 8.10 and a day ago i hooked a external monitor to my laptop and not it wont let me enable any of the effects. What should i do?

root@ubuntu:/home/ian# compiz
Checking for Xgl: not present.
Detected PCI ID for VGA:
Checking for texture_from_pixmap: not present.
Trying again with indirect rendering:
Checking for texture_from_pixmap: present.
Checking for non power of two support: present.
Checking for Composite extension: present.
Comparing resolution (1280x800) to maximum 3D texture size (2048): Passed.
Checking for Software Rasterizer: present.
Software rasterizer detected, abortingaborting and using fallback: /usr/bin/metacity

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