Ubuntu Technical Board Votes on Compiz for Ubuntu 7.10

“The Ubuntu Technical Board voted yesterday to ship Ubuntu 7.10
(‘Gutsy’) with Compiz enabled by default. Although Compiz has been
featured in Ubuntu 7.10 Tribe prereleases, the board has had
difficulty determining whether or not it is reliable and
functionally complete enough to warrant inclusion in the final

“Compiz is a compositing window manager that includes a number
of highly sophisticated visual effects like window shadows,
transparency, and desktop zooming…”

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