Linked by Eugenia Loli on Tue 11th Nov 2003 21:43 UTC, submitted by John
X11, Window Managers The new X Server developed under the sponsorship of freedesktop.org is aiming at replacing XFree86. Some code will be re-used but the core will be rewritten by Keith Packard and others. The new X server features full support for transparency, and has window-level image compositing among other things. Check out the screenshots (one more added, now there are four shots).
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As I can see...
by RBén on Tue 11th Nov 2003 22:15 UTC

As I can see this xserver is on very premature stage. The guys on freedesktop are improving the configurability of the X server with new extensions, libraries, etc.

As I can saw this is a very alpha version right now. They are simplifing a lot of the X server, so in near future versions it is posible to find improvements in speed and new options but I think that drivers will be a problem for a while.