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[3]: So where's the thing...
by gfolkert on Fri 26th Oct 2012 15:12 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: So where's the thing..."
gfolkert
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2008-12-15

Wow.

X11 is indeed a protocol.

You've mixed a TON of criticisms... that stem from implementations of CDE and old ways of handling libraries and memory management that have pretty much gone away in any Modern Build of X... (or X.org) that uses any of the recent re-factored source codes. Compilers now a day are a lot smarter than you obviously know.

Sorry you don't have a relative clue.

So, how long have you been actually *USING* X?

Edited 2012-10-26 15:23 UTC

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