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[2]: Ubuntu had good reason
by zima on Sat 14th Sep 2013 13:09 UTC in reply to "RE: Ubuntu had good reason"
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It's essentially the same as what happened with Nokia - there's the self-serving myth where Maemo/Maego/whatever was poised for imminent success, if only big mean Microsoft hadn't come along and smothered it in the crib.

I predict this will be worse than Amiga mythos...

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