Change Mouse Focus Behavior – Gnome

You can use dconf-editor to change the default mouse behavior. I prefer sloppy focus, but I do want the focus to change the active window. Not sure how to accomplish that because as soon as you move the mouse the focus is then changed to the previously-active window, not the one that just popped up….

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GNOME 3 on Ubuntu 12.10 NVIDIA Quadro NVS 4200M

In the BIOS settings, disable Optimus in Display settings Next, sudo vim /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf + add ‘blacklist nouveau’ sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get –reinstall install libgl1-mesa-glx sudo apt-get install nvidia-current nvidia-current-updates-dev sudo apt-get -y install nvidia-glx nvidia-xconfig I had previously gone through the steps to getting gnome 3 on Ubuntu, so this really…

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