Installing Compiz on Fedora 10

The Compiz window manager is available on Fedora 10. Since Compiz uses 3D graphics acceleration via Fedora’s OpenGL libraries, you will need a descent graphics card (and their drivers) installed on your Fedora system. For more information on Compiz see: http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/Compiz

Gnome Compiz Install

If you are using Gnome, run:

su -c "yum install compiz-gnome"

Then, run the following and click on “Enable Desktop Effects”

/usr/bin/desktop-effects

KDE Compiz Install

KDE users should run:

su -c "yum install compiz-kde"

Then, run the following command, select “Compiz” and click “OK”

/usr/bin/kde-desktop-effects.sh