non-Unity flavours and Mir

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at
Fri Jun 14 15:55:22 UTC 2013

On Friday, June 14, 2013 11:50:05 PM Ma Xiaojun wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 14, 2013 at 11:33 PM, Scott Kitterman <ubuntu at> 
> > Upstream kwin tells us they already see bug reports from Kubuntu users due
> > to mesa changes to support Unity.  I don't think it's just a new back
> > end.
> I checked mesa source package the other day. It looks more like a
> straight sync from Debian drop some kfreebsd patches.
> What are the bugs?

As I mentioned, I'm relying on what upstream kwin has said.  I know there have 
been times (quantal) when Ubuntu moving to a new mesa version in a manner 
that, from the perspective of our upstream, was overly aggressive caused 
problems.  I would assume that was done because the features were wanted for 
Ubuntu specific reasons and not just version chasing.  It may be no more than 

Scott K

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