I tried enabling desktop affects and found that NONE is my only option, at this time. They were working before but now it's gone south on me! I ran compiz-check and here's what I got.
Can anyone tell me how to re-enable the first two failures??? Any help is greatly appreciated.
Gathering information about your system...
Distribution: Ubuntu 7.10
Desktop environment: GNOME
Graphics chip: ATI Technologies Inc RV280 [Radeon 9200 PRO] (rev 01)
Driver in use: radeon
Rendering method: AIGLX
Checking if it's possible to run Compiz on your system...
Checking for texture_from_pixmap... FAIL
Checking for non power of two support... FAIL
Checking for composite extension... OK
Checking for FBConfig... OK
Checking for hardware/setup problems... OK