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Optional update for compiz-gnome


(Last modified: 20MAR2007)

solutions Optional update for compiz-gnome SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (49111bf6a5b69bed3c93c3e94273b105)

Applies to

Package: compiz-gnome
Product(s): SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 Upgrade for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 Upgrade for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Zypp-Patch-Number: 2873
Release: 20070320
Obsoletes: none


This package is the update for Service Pack 1 of SUSE Linux Enterprise 10.
Install it to have your system at SP1 level.



Problem description

  • Add gnome-xgl-settings-266157-driver-check.patch so we don't tell users to enable 24bit color before they're even running the right driver. (#266157)
  • Update translations.
  • Build fix: Nuked two patches already included in the final tarball.
  • Updated to final(!) 0.4.0 tarball. Previous ones were preliminary.
  • Nuked now unnecessary compiz-linguas.patch which wasn't applied anyway.
  • Fix kde-window-decorator crash. (#259921)
  • Fix metacity theme corner rendering issue. (#259932)
  • updated translations
  • Add gnome-xgl-settings-249793-hwinfo.patch to fix gnome-xgl-info output on Thinkpad X60 etc. (#249793)
  • Fix window resize issue. (#255108)
  • Fix kde decorator issue that caused all titlebar buttons to always be visible. (#253475)
  • Fix issue that caused some windows to end up on all desktops. (#255110)
  • Don't index past end of array. (#242041)
  • Fix rotate with window issue. (#255115)
  • Added gnome-xgl-settings-disable-suspend.patch to disable s2ram and s2disk when enabling XGL on proprietary video drivers (#237315)
  • Fix decoration drawing issue in gwd. (#253426)
  • Fix cube clipping issues. (#253428)
  • Input focus fix for shaded windows. (#253324)
  • Focus prevention fix. (#249475)
  • Fix issue in kwd that caused default decorations to be rendered incorrectly. (#249737)
  • Bump version to 0.4.0.
  • Fix a number of issues with blur plugin. (#250639)
  • Fix pixmap leak in kwd. (#250643)
  • Fix titlebar click issue in kwd. (#250644)
  • Fix key name in gnome wm module. (#250645)
  • Fix initialization issue in inotify plugin. (#250647)
  • Fix issue with rotate plugin sometimes move to the wrong viewport. (#250650)
  • Fix issue with active window tracking. (#250652)
  • Fix issue that caused wrong window to be focused when not using click-to-focus and moving the viewport. (#250655)
  • Fix a window binding issue that caused input only windows to sometimes be left mapped. (#250658)
  • Fix issue in fade plugin that could case windows to never disappear. (#250662)
  • Maximize new windows that can fit in the work area. (#186133)
  • Fix rendering issues in switcher zoom effect. (#250664)
  • Fix top-left resize. (#250666)
  • Fix issue with shade/unshade of wobbly windows. (#250669)
  • Fix issue with un-minimizing windows on different viewport than what they got minimized on. (#250671)
  • Make it possible to move a maximized window to a different viewport. (#221416)
  • 2nd round of translations
  • add xgl-settings-246659-hwinfo.patch to make video-card detection work again if you don't have /usr/sbin in your path. #246659
  • updated translations from
  • Fix issue that could cause gwd to crash. (#245532)
  • Fix issue with output scale mode. (#245228)
  • Add patch that allow key-bindings to be used to toggle scale mode. (#245230)
  • Set default key-binding for scale mode to "Pause" key. Control-Alt-Up still works but it now triggers output scale mode. (#245230)
  • Fix window damage issue in move plugin. (#245236)
  • Fix issue with fade plugin not resetting window attributes correctly. (#189793)
  • Set run_command_terminal to appropriate default value. (#200204)
  • Fix multi-head maximize issue. (#245135)
  • Fix placement issue in scale plugin. (#245136)
  • Fix issue with switcher thumbnails not being rendered correctly when windows wobble. (#245137)
  • Make dbus plugin send list options as arrays. (#245138)
  • Add option for turning off focus prevention and fix so that demands attention hint is set on windows that are prevented from being focused. (#245141)
  • Fix issue that caused moving of maximized windows to different viewports unreliable. (#192448)
  • Fix minimize flash issue. (#240960)
  • Fix damage area calculation issue. (#240958)
  • Add "run terminal" action. (#200204)
  • Allow higher fade speed. (#236541)
  • Turn off wobble on maximize by default. (#236541)
  • Allow window ping delay to be configurable and make the delay a bit longer by default. (#187878)
  • Add missing files to (#245144)
  • Fix a number of issues with blur plugin. (#245146)
  • Update gnome-xgl-settings tarball:
    • incorporate earlier patches
    • fix detection in machines with multiple video cards (#177818)
    • always provide link to wiki (#187799)
    • don't complain about very large monitors (#238303)
    • update icon (#240419)
  • Make transluceny and other options work in the settings dialog (#235542)
  • More default setting fixes for compiz (#236541)
  • Include new logo for gnome-xgl-settings. #236822
  • Fix compiz.pc. #236977
  • Add novell branding. #236979
  • Change some default options. Fixes part of #236541.
  • Fix sync request issues. #236302
  • Fix some blur plugin performance issues. #236306
  • Include some basic focus stealing prevention. #236309
  • Added -devel package. #235940
  • fix build on lib64 platforms
  • Update to latest compiz version. Remove all patches that are no longer needed.
  • Fate #300784, multihead/xinerama support
  • Fate #301137, support for KDE
  • Add move viewport fix for Lotus Notes. #231580
  • Fix window placement and focus handling a bit for Lotus Notes. [#213074]


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Uvh compiz-gnome.rpm

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