Greenfield: An In-Browser HTML5 Wayland Compositor
Written by Michael Larabel in Wayland on 23 November 2017 at 09:32 AM EST. 16 Comments
WAYLAND --
Earlier this year we covered the Westfield project as Wayland for HTML5/JavaScript by providing a Wayland protocol parser and generator for JavaScript. Now that code has morphed into Greenfield to provide a working, in-browser HTML5 Wayland compositor.

Westfield/Greenfield developer Erik De Rijcke has provided a video (embedded below) showing off this Greenfield in-browser Wayland compositor. Greenfield is using Westfield paired with WebRTC to provide this working in-browser compositor.


The code for this experiment is hosted on GitHub.

About The Author
Author picture

Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via MichaelLarabel.com.

Related Wayland News
Popular News