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How to Configure compiz Fusion in Ubuntu 9.10(Karmic)

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"Compiz is a compositing window manager that uses 3D graphics acceleration via OpenGL. It provides various new graphical effects and features on any desktop environment, including Gnome and KDE. Compiz Fusion is a collection of plugins and a configuration system for the Compiz compositing window manager. It was created from the remerging of Beryl into Compiz. Compiz truely and honestly redefines user desktop experience and desktop/window management.

"The Pre-requisites include Proper drivers installed for your Intel,ATI or nVidia or Intel Graphics card.

"If you are using ATI,Nvidia Display cards you can install drivers from System--->Administration--->Hardware Drivers to detect the graphic card and to install associated drivers.

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"After installing graphics card drivers you need to install compiz fusion using the following comamnd sudo apt-get install compizconfig-settings-manager compiz-fusion-plugins-extra compiz-fusion-plugins-main compiz-plugins emerald"

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