Linked by Oscar Boykin on Wed 25th Feb 2004 08:59 UTC
X11, Window Managers For the past year, there has been a slow and steady stream of news events regarding XFree86, X11, or new X server implementations. To those not paying close attention (and even those who are), the meaning of some of these events may not be clear. In this brief article, I attempt to share my impression on what the changes mean for users of free software on the desktop. It appears that XFree86 is in some turmoil, and it may leave some to infer that free desktop systems will suffer.
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XKDE / XGnome
by Savage Sailor on Wed 25th Feb 2004 19:11 UTC

I wonder why KDE or Gnome haven't expanded their scope and built down to make an XGnome for instance. It would probably make an OpenGL accelerated desktop easier to deal with.