and accelerated desktop standards

Travis Watkins alleykat at
Tue Dec 5 08:34:05 EET 2006

On 12/4/06, mordred <mordred at> wrote:
> Hi,
> this is the first time i subscribe to a mailing list, so please bear
> with me if i am a bit newbieish. :)
> I just wanted to ask if there's some plan for freedesktop to adopt some
> standards to regulate some of the issues that are arising (and that
> probably will arise in the future) while developing compositing and
> window managers (and i am referring to Compiz and Beryl).
> Are things like "viewports" or -insert any features of the
> aforementioned WMs- being considered for standardization?

Viewports are already included in a standard. As far as I know there
are only a couple of other small WM things that they do that aren't

Travis Watkins

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