Beryl window manager rocks!
Written by Walter
Just stumbled upon this XGL window manager called beryl.
It really blew my socks off! It runs so smooth even on my aging dell inspiron 1100 I can enjoy some nice OpenGL eyecandy like the cube rotating desktops and F8 gives me a window overview just like in Mac OS X :
Anyway to get it running in edubuntu (edgy) just follow these steps here:
And here is a nice youtube video showing some beryl features: