Bug#437009: No window borders in latest Compiz
Tim Hull wrote:
> GLX_EXT_texture_from_pixmap is not available with direct rendering.
> GLX_EXT_texture_from_pixmap is available with indirect rendering.
Do you have DRI/AIGLX working and so ?
> gtk-window-decorator IS running after I do compiz --replace, and if I
> kill it and run compiz --replace again, I initially lose the borders.
> However, if I do compiz --replace a third time, I get the borders to
> appear. However, only some applications - and not all - get borders.
> In particular, newly-launched applications (after Compiz is run) never
> acquire borders,
Which metacity/gnome are you running? Is the decoration plugin active?
Which plugins do you have enabled?
$ gconftool --get /apps/compiz/general/allscreens/options/active_plugins
> and tend to start in the top left-most corner of the screen rather
> than the middle of the screen.
Unrelated problem, you need to play with the place plugin.