Download links for Mir

You are currently on: Ubuntu Package Testing
Enable/Disable MIR
CommentYou can also choose to leave MIR installed but instead of uninstalling it, disable it instead
1) Edit /etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf.d/10-unity-system-compositor.conf
[SeatDefaults]
type=unity
to
[SeatDefaults]
#type=unity
2) Restart lightdm
sudo restart lightdm
3) Turn MIR back on by uncommenting the line again and restarting lightdm
Install Mir
CommentPrerequisites: Make sure you are running the latest version of saucy, and all your packages are up to date
Follow the instructions on this page
Uninstall Mir
CommentYou can remove the repository version of mir by uninstalling:
sudo apt-get remove --purge mir-demos unity-system-compositor
You may remove the experimental packages by using ppa-purge
1) Install ppa-purge
sudo apt-get install ppa-purge
2) Remove the ppa
sudo ppa-purge ppa:mir-team/system-compositor-testing
3) PPA Purge will find the packages installed and offered to downgrade them.
Say yes and ppa-purge will remove the upgraded versions and reinstall the versions from the archive.
4) In addition you may remove the /etc/apt/preferences.d/50-pin-mir.pref file
sudo rm /etc/apt/preferences.d/50-pin-mir.pref