Linked by lopisaur on Fri 25th Jun 2010 22:21 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu Based upon a recent email to the X.Org developers' mailing list, Canonical is nearing the point of one of their goals for Ubuntu 10.10 of a rootless X Server, or being able to run the X.Org Server without root privileges.
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RE[3]: Big deal...
by siride on Sun 27th Jun 2010 00:15 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Big deal..."
siride
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The toolkits apparently make very bad use of the protocol, but the biggest culprit is Xlib. XCB supposedly improves network performance considerably, but no toolkits use it as of yet.

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