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It is possible, as you can see from this example with four gnome-terminal windows: I did not manually resize and position the windows, which I could have done, but just dragged them into the corners of the screen to format them automatically. It's the same procedure as you described with placing a window into the left or right half by dragging it to the ...
You can do this as well with the Unity Tweak Tool. Install it with the terminal command below or by clicking here: unity-tweak-tool sudo apt-get install unity-tweak-tool -y Once you installed this tool, open it and go to Window Snapping and then you can configure the window snapping on Ubuntu.
Currently the latest versions are Unity: 7.2.6+14.04.20151021-0ubuntu1 Compiz: 1:0.9.11.3+14.04.20150313-0ubuntu1 To install the latest versions, you have to enable trusty-updates in Software & Updates. Or edit the sources.list sudo nano /etc/apt/sources.list and add the lines below deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu trusty-updates ...
Your problem is the About this computer = Gallium 0.4 on llvmpipe (LLVM 3.6, 128 bits) line - this indicates that the CPU is doing all of the graphics processing, and compiz takes a lot! You can try the oibaf drivers, available on lanchpad, or look for a proprietary driver for your card. this question has a good, although dated, response about installing ...
To answer this question for someone who is looking for the same explanation as myself: I just tried to install Compiz and found out that, in fact, it does not simply work in the expected way without any additional configuration. When installing Compiz from the Software Center, it will use its own gnome window decorator, meaning that the title bars may ...
Compiz in Ubuntu uses by default the dconf setting backend. The user data are stored in ~/.config/dconf/user $ file ~/.config/dconf/user /home/username/.config/dconf/user: GVariant Database file, version 0 Better to copy that file from the new system home if you want to keep same user settings. If not or it doesn't work, remove it.
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