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Features GNOME Developers Want In The Linux Kernel

Made into a concise list is a number of features that GNOME developers want to see landed within the Linux kernel, in hopes of kernel developers eventually tackling these wish list features that could help not only GNOME but other desktops too.

21 October 2014 - Feature Requests - 15 Comments
GTK+ Gains Native Support For OpenGL

For GTK+ 3.16 there is now native support for OpenGL along with a new widget type. The GTK+ OpenGL support works on both X11 with GLX and under Wayland with EGL.

13 October 2014 - GDK OpenGL - 9 Comments
Other Projects Participating In This Winter's Women Outreach Program

While we've covered the X.Org Foundation's inaugural participation in the GNOME OPW women outreach program given our focus at Phoronix on the Linux graphics stack, women looking for other open-source projects to get involved with in the months ahead have a large choice for this winter OPW cycle.

2 October 2014 - GNOME OPW - 13 Comments
The Gestures Support Of GNOME 3.14

As talked about with this morning's GTK+ 3.14 release is now multi-touch support and a gesture framework for this week's GNOME 3.14 debut. While there's still improvements to be made, it looks like the gestures support for the GNOME Shell is turning out well for the 3.14 version.

22 September 2014 - Gestures - 4 Comments
GNOME 3.14 Makes More Progress In Running Natively On Wayland

Red Hat developer Matthias Clasen has shared a status update concerning the state of running the GNOME Shell desktop natively on Wayland without any X11 dependence. With GNOME 3.14, more progress has been made in making the Wayland experience really usable. Clasen also shares that Red Hat is hiring another Wayland developer.

16 September 2014 - GNOME Wayland - 9 Comments
GNOME 3.14 Beta Released

The first beta of the upcoming GNOME 3.14 has been released ahead of its expected general availability in September.

21 August 2014 - GNOME 3.13.90 - 7 Comments
IPv6 Improvements Hit NetworkManager

While NetworkManager has already supported the IPv6 protocol for some months now, several IPv6-related improvements were pushed to its code-base on Wednesday.

24 July 2014 - IPv6 - 1 Comment

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