Linked by martini on Tue 23rd Oct 2012 22:02 UTC
X11, Window Managers Wayland 1.0 was officialy released on October 22. Wayland is a protocol for a compositor to talk to its clients as well as a C library implementation of that protocol. The compositor can be a standalone display server running on Linux kernel modesetting and evdev input devices, an X application, or a wayland client itself. The clients can be traditional applications, X servers (rootless or fullscreen) or other display servers.
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by earksiinni on Tue 23rd Oct 2012 22:30 UTC
earksiinni
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2009-03-27

Look out, WP7.5! Now that we're finally putting X behind us and have a modern compositing stack, there's new kid on the block, and his name is "Year of Ubuntu with PPA repos on teh Desktop".

This is gonna be big. I can feel it.

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