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Old 10-03-12, 05:33 AM   #90
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Default Re: Random crashes, NVRM Xid messages

Originally Posted by bactrimel View Post
In every case, I was able to revive the desktop by toggling composite off-on, using the KDE4 hotkey (Alt-Shift-F12). I suspect there is a way to perform a similar toggle in Gnome.
As far as I know there is no way to toggle compositing as gnome shell always relys on full hardware acceleration and compositing. I'm wondering whether this issue only occurs on my setup.
GF 8600M GT, core 2 duo 1.8ghz, Ubuntu 12.04, driver 304.37
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