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[Bug 1162954] Re: Nvdia blank black windows


Hi Andre',

Did you try using alt-tab to pick windows where there are a few
instances of the same application in use (say two pdf files opened with
evince) so that 1) they are minimized and 2) focused to full screen?

As  described in post #13 this appears to be the only scenario in which
I would still get the black windows using alt-tab (wth the shift
switcher it is a bit unpredictable, this will always produce black
windows, but there are other scenarios which will result in black
windows only some times, described in #13)

I have never enabled focus animation as far as I can remember (it was
set to 'none', I think). At the moment I  have replaced the stock Compiz
build from the repository with  version from
https://launchpad.net/~smspillaz/+archive/compiz-experimental  and ccsm
doesn't even have a "focus" option in animation.

Warning. Don't use the Compiz experimental ppa now as the Unity build
apparently has not kept up so upgrading with it at this time would break
Unity. If anyone wants to try wait til the ppa is updated. I have
disabled the ppa after I have upgraded several times and got my sweet

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