[Pkg-xfce-devel] Re: Bug#390462: compiz: Can't replace xfwm4

Michel Dänzer daenzer at debian.org
Sun Oct 1 13:41:11 UTC 2006

reassign 390462 xfwm4

On Sun, 2006-10-01 at 13:55 +0200, Armin Berres wrote:
> Package: compiz
> Version: 0.0.13+git20060928-2
> Severity: normal
> I'm using Xfce and therefore xfwm4 as WM. When I try to start compiz
> with "compiz --replace" I get the following:
> $ compiz --replace
> /usr/bin/compiz.real: Another window manager is already running on screen: 0
> /usr/bin/compiz.real: No manageable screens found on display :0.0
> I have to kill xfwm4 explicitly to get compiz running.
> If you think this is no bug feel free to close it. (Or is this maybe a
> bug in xfwm4? I don't know.)

It is, xfwm4 doesn't support the protocol for --replace.

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