Posts Tagged ‘compiz’

Compiz in a Box

Wednesday, April 8th, 2009

In VirtualBox 2.2.0, which was released today, that is. The new OpenGL acceleration for Linux and Solaris guests allows compiz to run very nicely in a virtual machine. (Click the thumbnail for a Theora video of compiz running in an OpenSolaris guest in OS X.)

Compiz running in VirtualBox

Compiz running in VirtualBox

EDIT: I suppose I ought to add there’s some other cool stuff in 2.2.0 as well, particularly the ability to import/export appliances in OVF format.


Compiz on Solaris

Monday, April 23rd, 2007

Solaris x86 folks (with nVidia cards), come and join the rotating cube party.