Wayland Continues To Excite Linux Users
Wayland continues to be a topic that draws a lot of interest from Linux desktop end-users, based upon the turnout to a session regarding the Wayland/Weston Display Server Framework at LinuxDays in Prague.
Egbert Eich spoke on Saturday during the openSUSE Conference, which was co-hosted with LinuxDays in the Czech Republic. Egbert was speaking again about Wayland, just as he has done before at LinuxTag and other events.
Egbert's LinuxDays presentation was very similar to his past Wayland presentations -- going over the long-standing X11 Server architecture, its shortcomings, and then the work-flow now possible with Wayland. The Weston reference compositor for Wayland was also talked about and then briefly demoed.
Wayland coverage on Phoronix, you basically already know the entire presentation too.
the Wayland 1.0 release is imminent.
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