[compiz] The future of Compiz
mvo at ubuntu.com
Mon Jan 5 08:52:36 PST 2009
On Wed, Dec 31, 2008 at 01:09:09PM +0100, Kristian Lyngstol wrote:
> Where are we going?
> It's time to start thinking ahead and really figure out how to make Compiz
> survive, specially in lieu of Dennis' suggestion.
I agree that its good to step back and discuss about the future
directions (especially with the compiz++ branch available now).
> The reality is that there has been the equivalent of no progress since the
> merge. We've basically only been in maintenance mode. The reason for this,
> from my point of view, is a complete lack of direction and leadership.
I guess that depends on how "progress" is definied. I personally think
that the compiz project made a lot of progress since the merge in key
areas that matter to the user like window managment, desktop
integration, plugins or configuration. Sure, its maintainance, but its
still very important.
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