I'm using wine only for chessbase 9, and after I close the program, every windows' titlebars are missing. If i type "unity --replace" or "unity --reset" in terminal, the title bars get back, but every time I use wine, they gone. I'm using ubuntu 12.04 64bit, latest wine version, please help me.

  • Not much can be done, it is a known bug. See #9933265 and #1019337 in LaunchPad. Wait for the fix.
    – netcoder
    Jul 27, 2012 at 18:14

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Like I said in my comment, not much can be done about this. This is a known bug in the compiz package:

You have to wait for a fix.

Until then, you can create a script that starts whatever program you want and restarts gtk-window-decorator when it exits.

Per example:


wine /path/to/program.exe
gtk-window-decorator --replace &

Then chmod +x your_script.sh and use it to launch whatever the program you want to run is.

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