Some additional options have been added to the decorators which allowWhich sounds mighty cool
you to make any translucent decorations blur what's behind them.
Applications can also use the hint recognized by the blur plugin to
specify blurred regions.
He has made two example plugins at
blurset, is similar to transset except that it allow you turn on/offSo now we have a really thorough solution!
blur behind translucent parts of any application window.
blurdemo, is just a simple gtk example app that uses the blur support
provided by the blur plugin.
So all the hard work needed for a proper blur plugin should be done now
and the fun and easy part with adding additional filters is left. I only
put the simplest possible filter I could come up with in there for now
and it doesn't do much blurring at all. I'm interested in patches that
add additional filters.
Application developers, get going!
I'm currently disconnected form my PC - so if anyone wants to mail in or comment with a link to a screenshot of the blurring and the blurdemo then please do!