I had the
COMPIZ COLOR FILTER plug-in in my Ubuntu 12.04 then I upgraded to 12.10 and now it disappeared.
I was able to modify the Neg plugin to turn it into Color Filter. Please read more here http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=12395466&postcount=19
I have spent quite some time in trying to get the compiz color plugin to work. It's not easy because the compiz version that is bundled with Ubuntu has had major changes to it which makes it difficult to compile / rewrite the color filter plugin.
In the meanwhile, I have found
The 50 is the percentage of how much you would like the color to pass through. If you want only 20% of green and blue to show through, you can use:
To reset everything to original display one can use:
I have written a script to wrap these commands into a nice little utility.
Advantages of xcalib over compiz: