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[Bug 579709] Re: No window decorations on login in Lucid


A possible workaround for this issue (as recommended by a Lucid user in
#compiz) was to use fusion-icon to launch compiz.  To achieve this, if
fusion icon is not already installed, start Ubuntu Software Center and
install the package "Compiz Fusion Icon".  Then, in GNOME, System ->
Preferences -> Appearance, click the "Visual Effects" tab and select
"None".  Then System -> Preferences -> Startup Applications and add a
new Startup Program with Name "Compiz Fusion" (or similar) and with
command line /usr/bin/fusion-icon.  Log out and in again.

I have been trialling this configuration for a while and haven't seen
the issue reoccur.  My compiz args are now (as the result of a "ps aux |
grep compiz"): "compiz --replace --sm-disable --ignore-desktop-hints

No window decorations on login in Lucid
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