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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RE[2]: I cant wait
by Spiron on Wed 24th Oct 2012 10:55 UTC in reply to "RE: I cant wait"
Spiron
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2011-03-08

well X is hardly going away, it's just going to stop being the first level. For those that still want X you can still install it and use it as a base, in fact that'll probably be the recommended for the next year at least.

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