Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 28th Aug 2011 20:50 UTC, submitted by Michael
X11, Window Managers "X.Org Server 1.11 was officially released this Friday evening. X.Org Server 1.11 was originally planned for released in mid August, but then the unfortunate passing of Keith Packard's mother (the X.Org release manager) led to a one-week delay. Our condolences go out to Keith Packard and his family. After numerous belated releases from X.Org in the past, a one week delay is nothing to complain about, especially considering the sad circumstance. While this is a new major X.Org Server release, it's mostly about bug-fixing. X Input 2.1 was delayed (with its touch-related features) to the next X.Org Server release (or later), there isn't any RandR extensions (after RandR 1.4 was restarted), and just nothing to get too excited over, besides addressing outstanding issues. Regardless, it's an improvement that incorporates six months of enhancements."
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RE[3]: But, why?
by Yoko_T on Mon 29th Aug 2011 00:07 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: But, why?"
Yoko_T
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"Maybe its the last interesting release, before every distro is switching to wayland :-D


I hope so, I really want to see Wayland being adopted already.
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Doubt it. Got a feeling Wayland is going to be as much of a mess as Gnome 3.

Edited 2011-08-29 00:10 UTC

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