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How To Install Compiz And Enable Effects On Ubuntu 12.04

Here is a guide that will show you how to install Compiz, CCSM and the effects on Ubuntu 12.04. Installing Compiz, CCSM and the effects works the same as on Ubuntu 11.10 but enabling the cube and effects are a bit different. On Ubuntu 11.10 you first had to disable the Ubuntu Unity Plugin and some other plugins. Now all you have to do is to enable the plugins you need and disable the stuff that will conflict with the new plugins. When enabling the plugins your system will freeze for a short time and that’s because Compiz needs to reload the new settings.

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Ubuntu 12.04 “Precise Pangolin” Beta 1 Is Released

The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce the first beta release of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Long-Term Support) Desktop, Server, Cloud, and Core products.

Codenamed “Precise Pangolin”, 12.04 continues Ubuntu’s proud tradition of integrating the latest and greatest open source technologies into a high-quality, easy-to-use Linux distribution. The team has been hard at work throughout this cycle, introducing new features and fixing bugs.

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