X11 Server Alternative, Wayland 1.2 RC, Makes a Surprise Appearence

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http://news.softpedia.com – Wayland, a protocol for a compositor to talk to its clients, as well as a C library implementation of that protocol, which can be used as a standalone display server running on Linux kernel modesetting and evdev input devices, an X application, or a Wayland client itself, has reached version 1.2 RC.Wayland 1.2 RC has been released with a little delay, but the number of improvements and changes have justified it.Highlights of Wayland 1.2 RC:• A Stable wa... (read more) (IT news)