Improving Xorg

Daniel Stone daniel at
Thu Jun 29 04:48:29 PDT 2006

On Thu, Jun 29, 2006 at 07:28:08AM +0800, conon wrote:
> So you suggest that Xorg abandon the user who wishes to compile X11
> themselves ?

If you wish to compile the _entirety_ of X11, because your distribution
for some reason doesn't have any of it packaged, or you just want to do
it for fun, then you're crossing the line from user into developer.

> Every on seems to only think that because they like the new format
> then everyone should like it.

After a ton of initial pain, most developers seem to really like it, and
feel it makes their lives easier.  Packagers are almost unanimous in
loving it.  In terms of people who build X, X developers and packagers
are the stated audience.
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