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X.Org Server 1.9 Release Candidate 6

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Published on 13 August 2010 10:31 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in X.Org
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Last night there was the sixth and potentially last release candidate of X.Org Server 1.9. The xorg-server 1.8.99.906 test release contains various fixes and documentation updates reflecting X Server 1.9 API changes. The final release of xorg-server 1.9 should be just around the corner and may come as soon as next week.

There's still a few bugs that Keith Packard would like to see addressed, but Keith Packard feels the release is in good shape and is on track for releasing on the 20th of August.

The xorg-server 1.8.99.906 release announcement can be read on xorg-announce.

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