Re: [R] problems with rgl in Ubuntu 'gutsy'

From: Ben Bolker <>
Date: Tue, 18 Mar 2008 13:33:50 +0000 (UTC)

Hans Ekbrand <hans <at>> writes:

  [snip snip snip]
> On my system that window can be moved and even resized without
> problems (keeping a high rendering rate). Sorry, but I my test didn't
> give any conclusive new facts about the cause of the problem.

  If you have fancy 3D graphics effects turned on, try turning them off.

  (System -> Preferences -> Appearance -> Visual Effects -> None ("Provides a simple desktop appearance ...")

  unfortunately rgl and compiz/etc. both try to use the same OpenGL interface, so you can't use both at the same time.

  Ben mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code. Received on Tue 18 Mar 2008 - 14:03:30 GMT

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