Bug 12163 - Crash the system after change window manager (compiz to metacity)
Summary: Crash the system after change window manager (compiz to metacity)
Alias: None
Product: xorg
Classification: Unclassified
Component: App/compiz (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: x86 (IA32) Linux (All)
: high major
Assignee: Kristian Lyngstøl
QA Contact: Xorg Project Team
Depends on:
Reported: 2007-08-25 18:26 UTC by Henrique Lechner
Modified: 2018-06-12 19:09 UTC (History)
0 users

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Description Henrique Lechner 2007-08-25 18:26:23 UTC
I use the Compiz Fusion Icon to Enable and Disable Compiz Fusion
if i go enable compiz fusion no have problem (most of time but is not aways)
but if i go disable the compiz fusion, crash the system (using compiz fusion icon or shell).. and not access the text mode (Ctrl Alt F1) and i need reset the computer

Compiz information:
Version: 0.5.2 (repository of ubuntu)
Rendering: Indirect (because this is much more fast that direct)

computer informations:
System: Ubuntu Feisty (linux) [i386]
Window Manager: Metacity (default of gnome)
Window Decorator: GTK
Loose Binding: yes (but i don't know what this is)
Driver: NVIDIA 100.14.11

Motherboard: MSI K8-MM ILSR [chipset VIA]
Processor: AMD Athlon64 2800+
VGA: XFX GForce 6800XT 256MB (AGP8x)
Memory: 1GB Samsung
Comment 1 Kristian Lyngstøl 2009-02-03 12:49:40 UTC
Is this still a problem for you? Can you describe precisely what happens when it freezes? Does the mouse move? Does applets/clocks stop updating? etc...
Comment 2 Adam Jackson 2018-06-12 19:09:21 UTC
Mass closure: This bug has been untouched for more than six years, and is not
obviously still valid. Please reopen this bug or file a new report if you continue to experience issues with current releases.

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