Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 17th Feb 2007 18:45 UTC, submitted by GhePeU
X11, Window Managers David Reveman writes: "I'd like to get all of you updated on the compiz related things discussed at the X developer conference that was held last week. My talk was mainly focused on 'what's next' and how to get desktop compositing in X to the next level." He also discussed the fork: "I had the chance to talk to Quinn Storm from the beryl project during xdevconf. I would have hoped that the current situation with beryl could be improved but it seems like Quinn at least isn't interested in that. However, after talking to Quinn it's very clear to me that the fork was partially motivated by assumptions that were wrong."
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RE[2]: Beryl deserves its props.
by anshu on Sat 17th Feb 2007 23:04 UTC in reply to "RE: Beryl deserves its props."
anshu
Member since:
2005-09-03

humm ok agree. so its like , for some how you get results (in proper way) matters, and for some How fast you get results and developments matters. and it looks like I choose to be with faster horse ;) .

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Headrush Member since:
2006-01-03

That's great and what's great with open source projects, you can choose.

As long as the faster horse gets to the same finish line, that's cool, but just saying you jumped the first 3 hurdles first and not getting to the finish line is no accomplishment. :-)

At least that's more how I read the comments from David.

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jkroon Member since:
2006-03-20

From your statement I'm guessing your not a developer. Going with the faster horse like Beryl has done will lead to spagetthi code a la Win32 API. I just hope Reveman and the other Compiz/X.org developers stick to their plan and don't loose motivation because of your ungrateful attitudes.

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