[Xorg] anti-x11 response

Ely Levy elylevy-xserver at cs.huji.ac.il
Wed Jul 28 10:22:34 PDT 2004

well we do need to improve the networking to be more efficient
like they say,
and I'm not so sure trying to push a unified widget standard is such a bad
adding unified unicode/bidi support is not such a bad idea, even if it
breaks few old programs still moving everything to unicode is something
which must be done at some point. (maybe even in xkb?)

Alpha blending would only be added next release.
so their anti-x11 thing is not THAT not true..

Ely Levy
System group
Hebrew University
Jerusalem Israel

On Wed, 28 Jul 2004, Sean Middleditch wrote:

> Hi all,
>  I was wondering if there are any official or semi-official well-written
> rebuttals to things like Fresco's "Fresco vs X11" page
> (http://wiki.fresco.org/FrescoVsX) or the Y-Windows explanation of why
> X11 is out-dated?  I'm just thinking it'd be nice to have the URL of a
> good write-up to point people to when trying to explain X11 to people
> that've been brainwashed and believe the misinformation or outright lies
> certain other projects try to spread.
>  Thanks,
> --
> Sean Middleditch <elanthis at awesomeplay.com>
> AwesomePlay Productions, Inc.
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