Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 9th Sep 2013 21:22 UTC, submitted by lucas_maximus
X11, Window Managers Intel on Ubuntu's XMir:

We do not condone or support Canonical in the course of action they have chosen, and will not carry XMir patches upstream.

Ubuntu has to do virtually all its work on Xmir drivers by itself. No one else supports it.

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RE[2]: Ubuntu had good reason
by Soulbender on Tue 10th Sep 2013 08:14 UTC in reply to "RE: Ubuntu had good reason"
Soulbender
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2005-08-18

Intel is the primary backer of Wayland.


That explains it even more, doesn't it?

developed Mir for nearly an year in private without ever talking to Wayland developers who work for Intel and not Red Hat.


So you're saying they behave exactly like RH does on many of it's projects?

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RE[3]: Ubuntu had good reason
by Rahul on Tue 10th Sep 2013 12:19 in reply to "RE[2]: Ubuntu had good reason"
Rahul Member since:
2005-07-06

Why is Intel to be blamed for Canonical's NIH exactly?

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