View Full Version : [ubuntu] Is window transparency possible with Metacity

August 19th, 2009, 12:17 AM
I have recently enabled compositing in Metacity, and am pleased with the results however cannot seem to obtain any transparency in windows.
I have Ubuntu Tweek installed and have played around with the options they offer regarding transparency, but it seems to have no impact.
I cannot help feel I am missing something real straightforward and any guidance would be appreciated.

August 19th, 2009, 12:19 AM
You probably need to install transset and use it to set the transparency properties for the windows.

August 19th, 2009, 11:23 AM
Thanks a lot for that. Working now