In the lasted version of Compiz Fusion 0.7.6, to many new plugins and eye candys have been added. One of this new features is that you can now rotate your desktop as cylinder or sphere.
Before to continue you need to upgrade to the latest version of Compiz, add the repository to your sources.list
In terminal window, type the following code:
gksu gedit /etc/apt/sources.list
Add the following line to the end
deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/compiz/ubuntu hardy main Continue reading