Originally Posted by gbil
My end user opinion is that this is normal since compiz uses opengl + an opengl app = less fps for the app.
If you want to achieve something like vista does when a 3D app runs - that is close aero - then this must happen on another level not driver level.
I don't think that is normal with a 8800GTX.
I have a 8600M GT and with compiz, euphoria screensaver runs slow. This is not normal.