X11 Porting Project

walter harms wharms at bfs.de
Fri Apr 26 09:35:04 PDT 2013

Am 26.04.2013 18:26, schrieb Dibyayan Chakraborty:
> Hi,
> I joined this mailing list very recently . I am actually looking for some
> information regarding a project that our university would like to take up.
> Now I provide a brief introduction about the project.
> Ultimate aim of the project is to port the X11 window management system to
> a browser in completely platform independent way. More specifically we want
> to build a plugin which would enable any application which runs on X11 to
> be mapped in the web browser while the original application will run on
> some remote server. I have listed several queries and any replies and links
> to resources regarding those will be greatly appreciated.
>    1. Is this project new or are there any similar work already done
>    (apparently our initial studies suggests that there are few applications
>    like FireSSH which provide terminal based facilities but nothing closer )?
>    2. Is it really possible to implement this project using the present X11
>    protocols and windowing system ?

Are your talking about something like that ?

http://www.faqs.org/faqs/x-faq/part3/section-23.html (link is outdate)

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