compiz - OpenGL window and compositing manager

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename compiz_0.8.16.1-10_all.deb
Package name compiz
Package version
Package release 10
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category accessibility::screen-magnify implemented-in::c interface::3d interface::graphical interface::x11 role::metapackage role::program scope::application suite::gnome uitoolkit::gtk uitoolkit::xlib x11 x11::application x11::window-manager
License -
Maintainer Hypra Team <>
Download size 14.49 KB
Installed size 28.00 KB
Compiz brings to life a variety of visual effects that make the Linux desktop
easier to use, more powerful and intuitive, and more accessible for users
with special needs.
This metapackage provides the components necessary for running compiz. It
provides the compiz core, a set of standard plugins, a window decorator using
the Gtk toolkit and a settings manager.


Package Version Architecture Repository
compiz_0.8.16.1-10_all.deb all Debian Main
compiz - - -


Name Value
compiz-core >= 2:
compiz-gnome >= 2:
compiz-plugins >= 2:
compiz-plugins-main -
compizconfig-settings-manager -
libcompizconfig0 >= 2:0.8.14-0~


Type URL
Binary Package compiz_0.8.16.1-10_all.deb
Source Package compiz

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install compiz deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install compiz




2019-02-22 - Samuel Thibault <>
compiz (2: unstable; urgency=medium
* patches/switch: Fix switch events to avoid spurious zoom move
(Closes: #922676)
2019-02-11 - Samuel Thibault <>
compiz (2: unstable; urgency=medium
* patches/fade: Avoid crash in fade plugin by disabling animation on window
* patches/crash-crash: Fix crash on crash when XDG_CURRENT_DESKTOP is not
2019-02-04 - Samuel Thibault <>
compiz (2: unstable; urgency=medium
* rules: Enable matecompat, neg, and showmouse by default.
* control: Make compiz package recommend compiz-mate and
2019-01-29 - Samuel Thibault <>
compiz (2: unstable; urgency=medium
* patches/move: Avoid drawing shadows on completely off-screen windows
2019-01-27 - Samuel Thibault <>
compiz (2: unstable; urgency=medium
* patches/nonodelay: Avoid overriding delay option (Closes: Bug#890190)
2019-01-26 - Samuel Thibault <>
compiz (2: unstable; urgency=medium
[ Samuel Thibault ]
* patches/move: Use mouse wheel to scroll off-screen windows.
[ nick black ]
* patches/compiz-decorator-test.patch: Fix compiz-decorator test
(Closes: Bug#920308)
2019-01-18 - Samuel Thibault <>
compiz (2: unstable; urgency=medium
* Enable ezoom by default.
2018-12-15 - Samuel Thibault <>
compiz (2: unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix binary-indep build.
2018-12-15 - Samuel Thibault <>
compiz (2: unstable; urgency=medium
[ Helmut Grohne ]
* Move compiz-dev's .pc files to a multiarch location. (Closes: #916290)
[ Samuel Thibault ]
* Upload to unstable.
* Move libdecoration0-dev's .pc files to a multiarch location too.
2018-11-17 - Samuel Thibault <>
compiz (2: experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream release (Closes: #899213)
- debian/compiz-plugins.install: Install plugin icons.

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