Wayland News Archives
Wayland Network Transparency Patches Published

For the longest time, when bringing up Wayland a recurring question was "what about network transparency?!" Well, Samsung's Derek Foreman has today published the set of Wayland patches for providing Wayland network traparency by pushing the Wayland protocol over TCP/IP.

9 February 2016 - Wayland Network Transparency - 17 Comments
Why Enlightenment & Tizen Love Wayland

Longtime free software developer Carsten Haitzler, better known as Rasterman, presented at last weekend's FOSDEM conference about Enlightenment on Wayland. As part of that, with Samsung's Tizen environment using Enlightenment, they too are after Wayland as being the superior solution to X11.

3 February 2016 - Love For Wayland - 19 Comments
Libinput 1.2 Is Focused On Graphics Tablet Support

The libinput 1.2 release candidate was released this morning as the newest development version of this input handling library used primarily by Wayland systems and now as well with Ubuntu's Mir and then X.Org when using the xf86-input-libinput driver.

28 January 2016 - Libinput 1.2 RC - 1 Comment
Hutterer: Is Wayland Ready Yet?

Linux input expert Peter Hutterer at Red Hat has followed up with another blog post since his X.Org project vs. X.Org Foundation post from a few days ago. Today he looks at the question of "is Wayland ready yet?"

22 January 2016 - Peter Hutterer - 19 Comments
Wayland Protocols v1.0 Released

Last week I wrote about the Wayland protocols being split from Wayland and Weston itself. Today marks the version 1.0 release of these protocols.

25 November 2015 - wayland-protocols 1.0 - 16 Comments
Enlightenment Temporarily Drops Support For Wayland

While the Enlightenment developers were quick to implement Wayland support as an alternative to X11, with this week's v0.9.12 Enlightenment release it drops the Wayland support. However, this is just temporary and isn't much of a big deal.

8 October 2015 - Enlightenment Wayland - 5 Comments

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