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[Bug 1293384] Re: Compiz CPU usage dramatically increased in Ubuntu 14.04


Nothing I've tried seems to resolve the issue.

I've now installed gnome-session-flashback and run the Metacity variant
which is working fine.

When running Unity compiz eats > 100% cpu most of the time... Drag a
window and it shoots up. Moving windows around the screen is unusable.

# sudo lshw -C video
       description: VGA compatible controller
       product: Core Processor Integrated Graphics Controller
       vendor: Intel Corporation
       physical id: 2
       bus info: pci@0000:00:02.0
       version: 12
       width: 64 bits
       clock: 33MHz
       capabilities: msi pm vga_controller bus_master cap_list rom
       configuration: driver=i915 latency=0
       resources: irq:41 memory:fc000000-fc3fffff memory:e0000000-efffffff ioport:1800(size=8)

All was fine on my laptop until some update around the beginning of

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