Linked by lopisaur on Fri 25th Jun 2010 22:21 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu Based upon a recent email to the X.Org developers' mailing list, Canonical is nearing the point of one of their goals for Ubuntu 10.10 of a rootless X Server, or being able to run the X.Org Server without root privileges.
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RE: Big deal...
by chris_l on Sat 26th Jun 2010 15:15 UTC in reply to "Big deal..."
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Maybe they should work on getting rid of X altogether instead... They might be able to come up with something that's able to handle vsync...

Why don't assholes like yourself write the code for it? Oh, that's right *YOU CAN'T*


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RE[2]: Big deal...
by _txf_ on Sat 26th Jun 2010 20:52 in reply to "RE: Big deal..."
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true he can't. But it is a example of one ways that X is inferior to any other window servers.

It is something the x devs have said would require re-architecting X in order to accomplish yet is something I definitely expect ( It drives me up the wall looking at videos with peoples faces torn down the middle).

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