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  • "Cage" Sees Initial Test Release For Kiosk-Like Wayland Compositor

    Phoronix: "Cage" Sees Initial Test Release For Kiosk-Like Wayland Compositor

    The Cage Wayland Compositor for kiosk / full-screen-one-app environments has managed to materialize...

    http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?pag...nd-Pre-Release

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    You might not even need XWayland support and all those other fancy functionalities for a Kiosk-like compositor.
    You're likely just going to want to run one fullscreen application, such as a web browser.

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      Originally posted by uid313 View Post
      You might not even need XWayland support and all those other fancy functionalities for a Kiosk-like compositor.
      You're likely just going to want to run one fullscreen application, such as a web browser.
      That's not been our experience with mir-kiosk.

      A lot of the "kiosk" applications (such as web browsers) only use X11 and that needs Xwayland to translate.
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      • #4
        In the meanwhile, so far every single ATM/vending machine/whatever I've seen in my country still run Windows.

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