Compiz and nVidia on Ubuntu feisty Fawn
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Install nVidia drivers in Ubuntu Feisty
First you need to install nvidia drivers using the following command
sudo apt-get install nvidia-glx
sudo nvidia-xconfig --add-argb-glx-visuals
Enable Desktop Effects
Compiz will be installed by default in Ubuntu Feisty Fawn just you have to enable this.
Go to System->Preferences->Desktop Effects, click the ‘Enable Desktop Effects' button.
If you want to get the cube to work do the following commands
gconftool-2 --type int --set /apps/compiz/general/screen0/options/hsize 4
gconftool-2 --type int --set /apps/compiz/general/screen0/options/number_of_desktops 1
If you want to configure compiz use the following command