Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 5th Nov 2010 19:15 UTC, submitted by Debjit
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu Finally. Finally the leader of a major distribution who has the guts to stand up and say what a lot of people have known for a long time, but didn't dare to say because it usually leads to a storm of criticism. Mark Shuttleworth has announced that Ubuntu will be moving away from X.org, opting to go with Wayland instead.
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KClowers
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2009-12-18

>Network transparency really belongs in the toolkits, which would be much more efficient than in a generic protocol like X.

Utterly absurd. The last thing anyone needs is each and every toolkit do its own thing with its own protocol, reinventing the wheel again and again.

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