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XWayland Gets Updated

Wayland

Published on 07 November 2012 11:03 AM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Wayland
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Daniel Stone has updated the XWayland patches for supporting X.Org/X11 applications on Wayland.

The updated patches are highlighted in this mailing list post and includes patches for X.Org Server 1.12, 1.13, and the Git master. The updated patches make XWayland compatible with last month's Wayland 1.0 release.

XWayland will likely be merged for the X.Org Server 1.14 release that's due in March.

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