get compiz back in official repository

Nelson Marques nmo.marques at
Fri Jun 22 15:43:35 UTC 2012

Actually the 0.8 tree is still the stable tree... the 0.9.x (glib
mainloop) is the unstable one, and yes it is a nightmare and somehow
unpredictable. It's a nice thing to see 0.8.x returning :)

2012/6/22 Bersam K <bersam.k at>:
> Hi Everybody,
> In fedora 17 we see no compiz, because of some conflicts with
> boost-serialization. and of cource new compiz (0.9.x) are really buggy! show
> blank screen when you use Desktop Cube and some other really bad bugs.
> So i just figure out what other folks in Archlinux did about this, yes they
> downgrade package to 0.8.8, i try that, it work really great with no problem
> and no library conflict. i suggest to downgrade this package to 0.8.8 and
> add it to official repo again.
> I can't do this because first i need a sponsor or mentor and add another
> package to official repository then i become a maintainer and i can have
> access to old specs and gits!
> Best Regards.
> Bersam
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