Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 30th Aug 2007 08:45 UTC, submitted by Michael
X11, Window Managers "Scheduled for release tomorrow is X.Org 7.3. Among the new features for X.Org 7.3 include the Xorg server 1.4, an application for adjusting a display's backlight, updated display drivers, and support for font catalog directories. Version 1.4 of the X.Org server contains such features as RandR 1.2 support, input hot-plugging, KDrive enhancements, Solaris DTrace support, and EXA improvements. In this article today, we will briefly go over some of the changes found in X.Org 7.3 and we will follow up with some benchmarks in early September."
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RE: Will 7.10 have it?
by Arakon on Thu 30th Aug 2007 09:19 UTC in reply to "Will 7.10 have it?"
Arakon
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I'd venture to say. NO.

The purpose of a feature freeze is to work out all bugs and kinks, and the X server can be the source of a LOT of kinks with a distro. It will be in the next release or if you're adventurous you'll be able to install it via the package manager in a week or so.

Of course don't expect them to do tech support on it for a while.

Edited 2007-08-30 09:20

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