Feedback on desktop convergence changes

Eero Tamminen oak at
Wed Aug 20 20:52:44 UTC 2014


On keskiviikko 20 elokuu 2014, Alistair Buxton wrote:
> A much bigger question is whether Xorg will continue to receive the
> same level of maintenance as it does now, since there is very little
> chance Xfce will be ported to Wayland at any time in the next two
> years. (Since it would require a total rewrite and either the removal
> of several features or a massive effort to reimplement the missing
> required APIs in a cross-desktop way.)

Which features (besides window manager) are dependent on X APIs,
instead of using abstractions underlying Gtk provides?

	- Eero

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