Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 9th Sep 2013 21:22 UTC, submitted by lucas_maximus
X11, Window Managers Intel on Ubuntu's XMir:

We do not condone or support Canonical in the course of action they have chosen, and will not carry XMir patches upstream.

Ubuntu has to do virtually all its work on Xmir drivers by itself. No one else supports it.

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RE[6]: Ubuntu had good reason
by allanregistos on Thu 12th Sep 2013 05:17 UTC in reply to "RE[5]: Ubuntu had good reason"
allanregistos
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2011-02-10

No, they never tried to enter the consumer market because they didn't believe it was profitable. Don't try to rewrite history with your ignorance.

You're wrong! RH tried that:
http://www.techshout.com/software/2007/10/red-hat-global-desktop-an...

And then eventually gave up:
http://blogs.computerworld.com/red_hat_abandons_desktop_linux_for_c...

Edited 2013-09-12 05:19 UTC

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