The case for a "SceneGraph"

Michał Sawicz michal.sawicz at
Fri Jul 19 10:40:20 UTC 2013

W dniu 19.07.2013 12:02, Daniel van Vugt pisze:
> Yes indeed the shell is meant to implement the scene graph. But that
> implementation is still inside libmirserver. It needs to be pulled out
> of the server library.
> Interface:       mir::compositor::Scene
> Implementation:  mir::surfaces::SurfaceStack
> That implementation should go in the shell, whenever feasible. Though
> there is a reasonable argument for keeping a nice fallback SurfaceStack
> implementation in libmirserver for simple shells.

Is what you're saying that it *is* planned to be possible to access
out-of-process surfaces in the shell's (Qt/QML for unity8) scenegraph?

Michał (Saviq) Sawicz <michal.sawicz at>
Canonical Services Ltd.

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