Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
Advanced search  


Visit our home page for VL info. For support and documentation, visit the Vector Linux Knowledge Center or search the Knowledge Center and this Forum using the search box above.

Author Topic: is vector compiz buggy and crashy, or is it just me?  (Read 891 times)


  • Vectorian
  • ****
  • Posts: 507
is vector compiz buggy and crashy, or is it just me?
« on: April 20, 2011, 05:50:49 am »

I thought my old computer had problems hardware wise, new motherboard, new hard drive... same problems with vector once compiz is installed.

Vector runs fine. Install compiz... Compiz works but crashes occur at odd times, like while using ccsm, or while trying to search for a file with catfish.

I thought, maybe its just this older nvidia card. Switched it out for a newer one. Same problems.

It appears to crash to the nvidia screen, then vector login screen. I had this same problem on my other pc.

Does anyone know if a log is created for a system crash and where can I access this to try and diagnose the problem?

Its definitely a software problem. I installed ubuntu and compiz on a seperate hard drive. No such problems.

This is very frustrating.