The New RandR Should Come To X Server 1.13
Keith Packard is pushing back the closing of the X.Org Server 1.13 merge window to next week in order to allow the new RandR patches to land, which is needed for the GPU hot-plugging support.
The patches that Keith Packard is talking about is mainly the provider object support that will become RandR 1.5. This update to the Resize and Rotate extension for X.Org is needed for USB GPU hot-plugging and GPU offloading. David Airlie of Red Hat has been working quite aggressively on these X.Org feature improvements. Below is Packard's message in full.
I'm a softy and you all know it...David's already landed DDX driver API changes for this forthcoming xorg-server 1.13 release. X.Org Server 1.13 should be released in September.
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