Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 15th Aug 2009 17:55 UTC
X11, Window Managers Over the past couple of months, and especially over the past couple of weeks, I've been working very hard to write and complete my thesis. I performed all the work on Windows 7, but now that the thesis is finally done, submitted, and accepted, I installed Ubuntu - and immediately I was reminded of why I do not do any serious work on Linux: the train wreck that is X.org.
Thread beginning with comment 378841
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
thecwin
Member since:
2006-01-04

I believe error handling was one of the things XCB better supports. Xlib was a terrible API with known severe problems for a long time, but most things are switching to Xcb now.

Reply Parent Score: 3