Re: [dwm] What is the use of Compiz on DWM?

From: Julien Barnier <>
Date: Tue, 04 Sep 2007 22:46:28 +0200


> So Compiz is in itself a window manager?

Yes, it is, and you generally use it in conjunction with Gnome, Kde,
Xfce or another "desktop". Your message made me smile because I just
tried Compiz-fusion yesterday. Very impressive in the first look, much
eye candy, some features can be useful (like zooming or setting
transparency dynamically).

But after several hours of tweaking, I realised that I was trying to
make it behave like dwm. And it was much more difficult to do it with

So I switched back to the original :-)

Received on Tue Sep 04 2007 - 23:35:09 UTC

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