Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 4th Mar 2013 18:26 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu "Canonical has today publicly confirmed that they are working on a new cross-platform displayer server for Ubuntu. Called 'Mir', the X Window Server replacement is tasked with 'enabling development of the next generation Unity'. Which, in yet another about-turn, is to be rebuilt in Qt/QML." It'll be used for all Ubuntu variants (phone, tablet, desktop), and the first version will be released come May.
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RE[2]: Comment by shmerl
by shmerl on Tue 5th Mar 2013 01:52 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by shmerl"
shmerl
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2010-06-08

Wayland / X.org developers take on this:

http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=MTMxNzY

Edited 2013-03-05 01:52 UTC

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RE[3]: Comment by shmerl
by cyrilleberger on Tue 5th Mar 2013 07:59 in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by shmerl"
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2006-02-01

Wayland / X.org developers take on this:

s/Wayland \/ X.org/Red Hat/

That said I agree with them. But it is worth reminding that except for Haitzler, all the people expressing their opinions on that phornix page either work or used to work for Red Hat.

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