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Revitalise your desktop with Compiz

Mar 02, 2010, 21:33 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kunal Deo)

"Not more than two years ago, 3D graphics would only mean either something to a gamer or a CAD engineer. Now, 3D has entered into mainstream computing. It has essentially reinvented the way we use our desktops. It has not only made our desktop more beautiful but also more useful. In this article, we will talk about an open source solution that has brought 3D to every Linux desktop: Compiz.

"Compiz is one of the first compositing window managers for Linux. It uses the hardware-accelerated 3D graphics to create impressive effects, speed and usefulness. In recent times, the Compiz project has undergone numerous changes. These changes have caused a little bit of confusion in the community. To clear those up, let’s look at exactly what has happened..."

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