Show/HideWayland window

Bill Spitzak spitzak at
Thu Mar 15 21:24:50 PDT 2012

There was a bit of discussion about this because I thought it was 
necessary, too. However it appears that there is no actual reason to 
differentiate hide from the destruction of the surface (you then show by 
making a new surface and attaching the image buffer to that). at wrote:
> Hi, All,
>     Current Wayland seems not support to show/hide existed Wayland Window.
> May it be implemented in the future? Many applications need this
> feature. (E.g. chromium browser)
>     Thanks.
> Best regards
> Yan Wang
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