X/Wayland Is Coming Along Nicely, But Work Is Left
Phoronix: X/Wayland Is Coming Along Nicely, But Work Is Left
Keith Packard spoke on Wednesday of the 2012 Linux Foundation Collaboration concerning Wayland and its backwards compatibility support for X applications...
can phoronix talk about the positive effect wayland will have for gaming on linux
It will provide a more direct path to the rendering hardware instead of having to go through X. it just opens a display and puts up a GL context and pushes frames (i think)