Linked by Rahul on Tue 4th Nov 2008 06:17 UTC
X11, Window Managers Kristian Hogsberg, Red Hat Xorg developer and the key person behind successful projects such as AIGLX, has now started working on a new project called Wayland, a tiny display server and compositing manager.
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Innovation
by IvoLimmen on Tue 4th Nov 2008 19:43 UTC
IvoLimmen
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Any competition in the X windowing system is welcome. This will most likely inspire Xorg developers as well.
We see the same healthy competition in the browsers. It started by Google that released their Google Chrome. The next release of FireFox 3.1 (currently in alpha) has an extremely fast Javascript JIT-compiler just like Chrome does: except is even more speedy.

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