Linked by David Adams on Tue 31st Jan 2012 23:50 UTC, submitted by Michael
Graphics, User Interfaces This weekend at FOSDEM 2012 what Kristian Hogsberg is expected to say in Brussels will surprise many of you: Wayland 1.0 is gearing up for release as their first stable release. Wayland [a new X server for Linux] is supposed to be ready to take on the Linux desktop world.
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RE: it's not a X server.
by Laurence on Wed 1st Feb 2012 09:13 UTC in reply to "it's not a X server."
Laurence
Member since:
2007-03-26

it's not a X server.

True, but I was reading last night that Wayland can run Xorg as non-root for compatibility.

Different thing entirely I know, but I found that interesting at the time so thought I'd share

Edited 2012-02-01 09:13 UTC

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RE[2]: it's not a X server.
by fithisux on Wed 1st Feb 2012 10:08 in reply to "RE: it's not a X server."
fithisux Member since:
2006-01-22

It seems that xorg is pushed completely to the user space like Xming/Xphoto/Xquartz.

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RE[3]: it's not a X server.
by pgeorgi on Wed 1st Feb 2012 11:24 in reply to "RE[2]: it's not a X server."
pgeorgi Member since:
2010-02-18

Or XGGI, in 1998 (http://marc.info/?l=ggi-develop&m=90986709728710&w=2)

The cabal finally caught up \o/

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