Do I need XFree86 now that XOrg-x11 is the default X-windowing system? (fwd)
Harold L Hunt II
Thu Apr 8 19:55:00 GMT 2004
Nicholas Wourms wrote:
> pechtcha wrote:
>> I really hate to say this, but "I told you so"... :-D
> Yeah, this name change business is a bit of a pain. I hope that this
> whole X11 feud gets resolved eventually, so people can get back to
> harmony and cooperation rather then wasting energy and resources on
> maintaining separate forks.
What are you talking about? David Dawes is having a good time working
on XFree86 by himself and everyone else is working on the X.Org project;
I don't see any energy being wasted at all.
Reason this is on-topic: The name change didn't really matter since I
waited to do it until a full release was made, at which point everyone
would have to re-download all packages anyway.
Okay, that's all the education about the X world that is on-topic for
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