Wayland News Archives
While Canonical is putting all of its eggs with their Mir display server to fulfill their desktop convergence strategy and providing the next-generation Ubuntu display experience, Wayland isn't totally off-limits for users -- at least through Ubuntu 14.10.
13 September 2014 - Packaging - 28 Comments
The final release candidate of Wayland 1.6 along with the Weston reference compositor is now available for testing with hopes of officially releasing this quarterly update next week.
12 September 2014 - Wayland 1.6 - 10 Comments
With Wayland said to be shipping in millions of smart TVs, set-top boxes, IVI systems, and more, who are the top contributors to this modern display server technology? Here's a look at the top contributions in recent months to Wayland and its Weston reference compositor.
10 September 2014 - Wayland/Weston - 13 Comments
Wayland 1.6 is finally close to materializing and should be officially released later this month.
5 September 2014 - Wayland 1.6 - 24 Comments
Enlightenment fans can celebrate today that the big Enlightenment compositor work has been merged to mainline Enlightenment ahead of the upcoming E19 release.
26 August 2014 - E19 - 25 Comments
Following last week's EFL 1.11 release, the Enlightenment Foundation Libraries are back under heavy development.
25 August 2014 - IVI Shell - 2 Comments
Earlier this month at SIGGRAPH, ARM and Collabora was talking up the benefits and possibilities for Wayland over X11.
23 August 2014 - ARM Mali - 46 Comments
With Kristian Høgsberg seemingly busy with other projects, Pekka Paalanen went ahead and did the first alpha release for the upcoming Wayland and Weston 1.6 release.
22 August 2014 - Wayland 1.6 - 14 Comments
We haven't heard much talk lately about Wayland 1.6 but Pekka Paalanen is stepping up and is trying to begin organizing work towards the Wayland/Weston 1.6 release that's quickly due.
18 August 2014 - Wayland 1.6 - 14 Comments
Matthias Clasen of Red Hat shared a status update about Wayland on Fedora 21 today, the first day of this year's Flock conference.
6 August 2014 - Fedora 21 Wayland - 8 Comments
New releases of the GNOME Shell and Mutter are available today in preparation for the GNOME 3.13.4 development milestone this week.
23 July 2014 - GNOME 3.13.4
Libinput, the input library designed for use by Wayland compositors and other environments for having common input device handling on Linux, is out with a significant update.
23 July 2014 - libinput - 4 Comments
For nearly one year we've known about RealVNC being interested in Wayland support for their commercial VNC products and last year they proposed a remote access protocol for Wayland. Today, RealVNC has put out a developer preview of its VNC software for Wayland.
9 July 2014 - RealVNC - 18 Comments
A commit to the X.Org Server code-base tonight added GLAMOR and DRI3 support for XWayland.
25 June 2014 - DRI3 - 15 Comments
The latest Wayland news this morning on top of several other events is the release of libinput 0.4.0 by Peter Hutterer.
25 June 2014 - libinput - 2 Comments
Support for drawing tablets is currently being figured out for the Wayland protocol.
25 June 2014 - Tablet - 1 Comment
One of the first desktop "docks" is now available for Wayland!
22 June 2014 - Cairo-Dock - 6 Comments
Support for running Wayland's Weston compositor directly off the DRM kernel driver for the NVIDIA Tegra K1 SoC found within the Jetson TK1 development board has been proposed for mainline Weston.
20 June 2014 - Jetson TK1 - 14 Comments
The "Motorcar Compositor" is an interesting Wayland-based compositor that supports using an Oculus Rift and Razer Hydra with support for 3D windows.
16 June 2014 - Wayland Compositor - 15 Comments
Wayland 1.6 and GNOME 3.14 are shaping up to be a great couple with this next major Linux desktop release featuring Wayland support out-of-the-box.
14 June 2014 - GNOME 3.14 - 26 Comments
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