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Sparky Compton

Sparky Compton is a Yad based front-end for Compton.

Compton is a composite manager – a bug-fixed fork of dcompmgr, which is a fork of xcompmgr.


 sudo apt-get install sparky-compton

The launch Sparky Compton from Menu→ Accessories.

The Sparky-Compton package provides:

  • easy way to install compton
  • simple graphical interface with a few options: start, stop, load and edit config file
  • sample configuration file, so you don’t need to create it yourself

Make sure that any other composite manager is disabled before starting Compton.

Sparky Compton

sparky_compton.txt · Last modified: 2021/05/04 15:24 by