Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 20th Dec 2005 13:03 UTC, submitted by zam001
X11, Window Managers Aaron Siego of KDE: "It would be very nice if our X server could use OpenGL directly for its display and composition. Because then we could have hardware accelerated effects that are not only cool looking, but also very useful. Well, there is just such a project underway, called XGL. But don't hold your breath. The development of XGL has been largely removed from the community and is being done behind closed doors. Who is this company, you ask, that would take the development of something as potentially important as this out of the community and put it behind closed doors? Novell."
Thread beginning with comment 77159
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE[4]: It's KDEs own fault.
by adamk on Thu 22nd Dec 2005 13:25 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: It's KDEs own fault."
Member since:

I must say the candian one has a certain ring to it...although the kde version is far more catching in these surroundings ;-)

It's also more appropriate, given that he's introduced as "Aaron Siego of KDE".


Reply Parent Score: 1