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Re: KDE translucency enablement
  • From: Jorge Luis Arzola <arzolacub@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 1 Dec 2005 22:22:26 +0100
  • Message-id: <acf228e60512011322u723f62e9ic0179dac9342ea3a@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Hi:

On 12/1/05, Christoph Thiel <cthiel@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Thu, 1 Dec 2005, Cameron Seader wrote:
>
> > How do you enable the translucency, I have gone into the Control Center
> > under Desktop > Window Behavior and enabled it there, but what else
> > needs to be done, because that apparently does not do it.
>
> I guess you are trying to get the Xorg Composite extension to work, which
> needs to be done in /etc/X11/xorg.conf in addition to the KDE settings.
> Note: A 3D accelerated graphics card is highly recommended + Composite
> might be quite broken ;)
>
> Anyway, add
>
> Section "Extensions"
> Option "Composite" "Enable"
> EndSection
>
>
> to your /etc/X11/xorg.conf, restart your X-server and log into KDE.
>
>
> Regards
> Christoph

In adition to this, you must install a program called "transset ",
which is part of SUSE 10.0...please do not ask me(cause I do not know
exactly) which version(boxed , eval, OSS, or my two DVD own SUSE
distro, made fron the ftp, java and extra repos mixed
together...jejeje :)

cheers

jorge
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