Compiz has it's funnies but I have been using it for so long and I do like all of the effects that it allows, so I continue to use it. Glad that you were able to resolve your issues there.
On Fri, Aug 10, 2018 at 11:36 PM Dick Steffens <d...@dicksteffens.com> wrote: > On 08/10/2018 07:05 PM, Chuck Hast wrote: > > I am running Ubuntu Mate 18.04. But I am using Compiz, I do not see what > > you are seeing, > > you might try running under Compiz and see what happens. > > I've been on the Ubuntu MATE Community site for the last couple of days. > A fellow there had me describe some things, and then he described some > things from his installation. What we discovered is that I may have > uncovered a bug in Marco, the default window manager. He was asking me > about a "reset Compiz" button in the MATE tweak tool, which I didn't > see, because it doesn't show up if Compiz is not selected. I guessed > that might be the case and tried switching to Compiz. The button showed > up. I ran my test and found that the problem had gone away. > > During those couple of days I tried some tests and learned another > detail. Under Marco, if no other LibreOffice file is open, then when I > open a .doc or .xls file, focus switches to that file. But, if I already > have .doc or .xls files open in LibreOffice, then focus does not switch. > The fellow helping me thinks that's a bug in Marco. So, maybe I've done > my "duty" to the MATE team by finding something obscure. I suppose I > should go back and find a way to report it just in case a developer > isn't looking at the stuff I posted. > > Anyway, I recall from several years ago that there was something in > Compiz I didn't care for. I don't recall what that was, but I'm hoping > it was something dependent on more processing speed or memory and it > won't show up now. In any case, I'll be working with Compiz for now, and > I might be able to call this one fixed. > > -- > Regards, > > Dick Steffens > > _______________________________________________ > PLUG mailing list > PLUG@pdxlinux.org > http://lists.pdxlinux.org/mailman/listinfo/plug > -- Chuck Hast -- KP4DJT -- I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me. Ph 4:13 KJV Todo lo puedo en Cristo que me fortalece. Fil 4:13 RVR1960 _______________________________________________ PLUG mailing list PLUG@pdxlinux.org http://lists.pdxlinux.org/mailman/listinfo/plug