UPDATE: All problems described below have now been fixed in beta 7 of World of Goo for Linux. Great work!
First of all, a quick link section.
Download link: Unofficial_WoG_Patch.tar.gz
Instructions: extract to the World of Goo directory (where the file “WorldOfGoo” sits).
Really basic usage! just double click the “WoGFixLinux” icon!!
command line usage: ./WoGFixLinux [--only-fix-sound] [--only-fix-compiz] [--verbose]
See below [...]