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How do I get the newest version of freewins compiz plugin working?

It comes in a folder, but it has no Makefile?

I am trying to get a nice multitouch compiz working, and to do so, I need this plugin.

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It's a cool (but not very useful) plugin. Last time I tried it (which was years ago) it was buggy. –  Anonymous Nov 25 '11 at 18:51
    
wiki.compiz.org/Plugins/Freewins –  Anonymous Nov 25 '11 at 18:51

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This plugin is not longer supported, and when was being developed was very very buggy, and would cause a total system freeze. It also does not support input redirection, so if you rotate a window, the window becomes useless for anything but looking at it.

I would suggest you not use it. Unity has grab handles now, and Ubuntu 11.04 and up supports multitouch, so if you use multitouch, rely on Unity in 11.04+ instead.

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I have installed all experimental plug-ins from this link, and i get it to work well

compiz freewins


freewins effect1
freewins effect2

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