KDE4 compiz? no winodw manager? :(

So all the effects i want are enabled in compiz… but they dont work. I tried compiz --replace… and now my windows have no borders :P. help?

personally I use kwin window manager, you still get the compiz effects

Hi, This thread should help get you sorted out

Compiz hell ? Need help - openSUSE Forums

Just follow my instructions there and you should be good to go,
If you have any questions or problems just post back here.

Good Luck,


The compiz version that comes with opensuse and is proposed by the community repo’s is the one with the Nomad plugin and is broken.

Please follow the instruction in this post to get it working, it did for me and a lot of other people :

Compiz hell ? Need help - openSUSE Forums