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Author Topic: a gui DE that doesnt use X11?  (Read 1848 times)
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« on: October 30, 2007, 10:58:21 am »

a desktop environment that doesnt use X11's libraries. I saw this at freshmeat and now i wonder if its worth a peak.

they claim there is a freeware version.I wonder how outdated this is

they also claim to be 25% faster than x11,with their own library that was created for quick rendering.
check the benchmarks:

also it seems this is free of charge to use and there is a download page
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« Reply #1 on: October 30, 2007, 01:43:49 pm »

Wow, this looks like a complete OS built upon Linux, but without the need for X11.
It would really be nice to hear some real life experience from people with this new toy :p
Maybe there's something we can learn...

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« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2007, 02:03:11 pm »

I wonder how outdated this is
Over 3 years, last release was in 2004.
Maybe there's something we can learn...
Not too much. You can't look at the code, it's closed source.

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