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    Default Mir's Demo Shell Is Working On Its Own Renderer

    Phoronix: Mir's Demo Shell Is Working On Its Own Renderer

    The latest work out of Canonical's Mir team for the Ubuntu display server is beginning to form its own custom renderer fore its demo-shell...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=MTYyMzQ

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    So much time wasted that they could have used to improve their run-of-the-mill distro...

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    But for now, it just sets a custom background colour for demo-shell (grey).
    Ooh, exciting new feature!

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    I don't understand that why they still want to continue development of MIR. What do they lose if they contribute the Wayland project?

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    Quote Originally Posted by fincan View Post
    I don't understand that why they still want to continue development of MIR. What do they lose if they contribute the Wayland project?
    The CLA??

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nuc!eoN View Post
    The CLA??
    What do they imagine to gain from that?

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    Why aren't they using Qt's renderer?

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