Package "compiz"

Name: compiz


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • OpenGL window and compositing manager - MATE integration
  • OpenGL window and compositing manager - plugins
  • transitional dummy package
  • transitional dummy package

Latest version: 1:
Release: xenial (16.04)
Level: updates
Repository: universe


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Version: 1: 2018-03-05 10:07:04 UTC

  compiz (1: xenial; urgency=medium

  * Region: define static const functions returning infinite and empty
    regions (LP: #1750619)

 -- Marco Trevisan (Treviño) <mail@3v1n0.net> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 17:42:11 +0000

Source diff to previous version
1750619 Static CompRegion destruction causes memory corruption at compiz exit

Version: 1: 2018-02-15 20:07:07 UTC

  compiz (1: xenial; urgency=medium

  [ Eleni Maria Stea ]
  * Added option to disable blend in grid plugin (LP: #1700859)
  * Move: add options for showing only the window shape (filled or not)
    (LP: #1700859)

  [ Alberts Muktupāvels ]
  * Ensure that surfaces used by metacity theme have device scale set to
    1 . (LP: #1530277) (LP: #1530277)
  * Use AnyPropertyType when getting _MOTIF_WM_HINTS property. (LP:

  [ Martin Wimpress ]
  * mate: Avoid artefacts of Windows Thumbnail Previews (LP: #1606369)

  [ Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ]
  * move: damage all the border area in outline mode and ignore
    transparent colors (LP: #1700859)
  * grid: ignore alpha in colors when not blending, and fix animations
    (LP: #1700859)
  * resize: add support for disabling transparency and avoid over-
    damaging in outline mode (LP: #1700859)
  * Screen: add averageColor to get the current desktop average color
  * unity-lowgfx.ini: remove unsupported unity option

 -- Marco Trevisan (Treviño) <mail@3v1n0.net> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 23:00:54 +0000

Source diff to previous version
1700859 Some effects are still present when low-gfx mode is enabled
1530277 gtk-window-decorator incorrectly draws the title bar if GDK_SCALE is set
1606369 Compiz \u2018Thumbnail Window Previews\u2019 artefacts (further fix +)

Version: 1: 2016-09-13 08:06:09 UTC

  compiz (1: xenial; urgency=medium

  [ Andrea Azzarone ]
  * [expo] limit scroll to workarea. (LP: #913880)

 -- Marco Trevisan (Treviño) <mail@3v1n0.net> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 16:06:02 +0000

Source diff to previous version
913880 mouse scroll down over sound indicator while expo is active selects previous desktop

Version: 1: 2016-08-17 14:07:07 UTC

  compiz (1: xenial; urgency=medium

  [ Andrea Azzarone ]
  * Don't activate expo if not needed (1x1 setup) (LP: #1606254)
  * Don't crash if gsettings key is not found. Default value will be
    used. (LP: #1044662)
  * focusDefaultWindow: focus Most Recently Used (MRU) window and
    fallback to the top window in case MRU list is not available. (LP:
    #1073488, LP: #1459671)

  [ Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ]
  * Unity MigrationScript: sync gsettings on exit, and only use dconf on
    failure (LP: #1605011)

 -- Marco Trevisan (Treviño) <mail@3v1n0.net> Mon, 01 Aug 2016 13:41:42 +0000

Source diff to previous version
1606254 Super+S activates expo plugin even on a 1x1 setup
1044662 compiz crashed with signal 5 (SIGTRAP) in g_logv() from g_log() from g_settings_schema_get_value() from g_settings_schema_key_init() from g_settings_
1459671 focus goes to the wrong window on multi window applications
1605011 /usr/share/session-migration/scripts/00_remove_obsolete_plugins_in_unity_session_v1.py:FileNotFoundError:/usr/share/session-migration/scripts/00_remo

Version: 1: 2016-07-18 13:07:29 UTC

  compiz (1: xenial; urgency=medium

  [ Eleni Maria Stea ]
  * Added options for no animation in expo and scale plugins. They skip
    the intermediate fading steps that force several redraws.
  * Added a new option in show desktop plugin that skips the fade
    animation: useful when performance is more important than eyecandy.

  [ Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ]
  * debian: add unity-lowgfx profile to compizconfig (LP: #1598770)
  * Composite: use C++ goodness for managing damaging rectangles
  * ccsGSettingsBackend: don't try to update setting if wrapper is not
  * migration scripts: remove unsupported plugins for all the unity

 -- Marco Trevisan (Treviño) <mail@3v1n0.net> Thu, 14 Jul 2016 16:00:57 +0000

1598770 Unity in low-graphics mode has animations and unneeded redraws

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