Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 23rd Mar 2005 23:18 UTC, submitted by adel
X11, Window Managers Seth Nickell posted some screenshots and videos showing the experimental Luminocity window manager & Cairo which enable a XOrg-based desktop to get accelerated GL eye candy graphics. update: more here.
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RE: Why so much negativity
by klynch on Thu 24th Mar 2005 05:29 UTC

I agree that eyecandy can be a good thing, especially when it is not heavily dependent on the power of the video card (as evident from the i810). However, I am curious to know how much of a burden this is to the system processor and memory. As long as they increase is not outrageous, this is A Good Thing.