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Battle for the window manager

http://tmenguy.free.fr

The Linux community has come up with a bunch of new technologies to bring the UI eye candy on Linux to the next level…following the path of a well established player : Apple with its 8 years old compositing window manager Quartz.

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Avant Window Navigator (AWN) Mac OS like Dock in openSUSE

http://www.susegeek.com

Avant Window Navigator (Awn) is a dock-like bar which sits at the bottom of the screen on your Linux Distriution. It has support for launchers, task lists, and third party applets. The dock at the bottom of the screen gives a nice apple Mac like look for your openSUSE. There are a lot of Themes Plugins and Applets that can be added onto the dock.

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Created by susegeek 6 years 5 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 4 weeks ago
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Is Compiz-Fusion A Good Reason To Try Linux?

http://www.madpenguin.org

I cannot count how many times I receive e-mails where I hear about the poor soul who opted to take whichever distro for a test drive, only to discover that Compiz, Beryl, and these days; Compiz-Fusion has left the user scratching their head. To be clear, I believe you should be using Linux for intelligent reasons: secure, free and customized to suit your needs.

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Created by C733tus 6 years 43 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 43 weeks ago
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Why I Dumped Beryl for Metacity

http://www.madpenguin.org

For a number of reasons, I have opted to leave my cube spinning days behind me, as it just did nothing for me. Certain applications ran poorly in Beryl, and while no fault should be placed on its development, I was finding myself booting into Metacity more and more for my GNOME desktop.

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Created by missgeek 6 years 43 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 43 weeks ago
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Linux fights back with user experience

http://www.adampellegrini.com

Beryl v. Vista aero, with a video. Beryl is looking slick.

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Created by missgeek 6 years 47 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 47 weeks ago
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Compiz and Beryl Future

http://www.phoronix.com

Among the items [Quinn Storm and David Reveman] are planning next for the Compiz/Beryl project are new interfaces for applications, retained rendering interfaces, incrementally replace X11, standard API, and collaboration important. No new name has yet been decided for the merged Compiz and Beryl merge, but the merger should be completed within the next few months.

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Created by snotbutter 7 years 12 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 12 weeks ago
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KWin Composite Brings Bling to KDE

http://dot.kde.org

Screenshots, videos, and detailed description of KDE's answer to Beryl and Compiz. From the Article:"These features have brought KWin rapidly into the era of dazzling eyecandy, along with some pleasant surprises on the usability front."

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Created by mercr 7 years 14 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 14 weeks ago
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