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Chromium Ported To Mir Display Server, Based On Wayland Code
In order to try to improve this situation, we have instead based our Ozone Mir work off of Ozone Wayland.
So, instead of just saying "we are basing our work off of wayland work because there is no need to repeat the same work", Robert is saying they are trying to "improve the situation". Trying to give the impression that they are making a favor.
There is really nothing wrong with basing your code on someone else's work, that's what open source is all about. But trying not to give credit is just pathetic.
let other do the heavy tasks and then port it! and it works just compare between the two presentation
You're in the Phoronix Forums, remember? If Canonical writes something different we are supposed to say "Again this devilish company and its CLAed, NIH syndrome fragmenting Linux and refusing to work with the community", if Canonical adopts a community project or uses someone else's code instead of reinventing the wheel it's "All these lazy fucks do is steal other people's hard work".
*cough* fragmentation *cough* *cough* cancer *cough*
I can't be the only one thinking it.
Well, they're supposed to be working on avoiding this:
Originally posted by Robert Carr
Moving forward we are engaging with the Chrome team and Ozone Wayland engineers to develop a plan to move such a layer of interfaces upstream, enabling an easy life of collaboration for Ozone Wayland and Mir.