Watch Queue Queue. Well there is a bit of a difference in feature sets of both Mir and Wayland, for instance there is a noticeable difference with Mir supporting the newest version of SDL1 and SDL2 while Wayland … It was planned to replace the currently used X Window System for Ubuntu,; however, the plan changed and Mutter was adopted as part of GNOME Shell. This video is unavailable. Watch Queue Queue. Es por ello que se ha optado por MIR y no por Wayland. What you’re saying is that what they are doing different in Mir and Wayland is that they are doing things different in Mir and Wayland. Or: things are complicated. Discount Warhammer 40k, X-Wing, Infinity, Malifaux, Magic, & Warmachine as well as more savings on all tabletop games. Wayland VS MIR. El adaptar todo lo necesario a Wayland supondría un esfuerzo muy grande para el equipo de Ubuntu MATE, algo que no ocurre lo mismo con MIR, el cual, aunque parezca mentira, tiene el soporte para MATE más desarrollado que Wayland. Instead, a Wayland client gets a DRM buffer handle, which is practically just a pointer to a graphics memory. You are never mentioning WHAT it actually IS, that they are doing different. Mir is a computer display server and, recently, a Wayland compositor for the Linux operating system that is under development by Canonical Ltd. Wayland VS MIR. Search. The controversy began when Mark Shuttleworth announced that Ubuntu planned to replace the aging X Window System with an in-house project called Mir. Para empezar, me gustaría que hablásemos de servidores gráficos. Martin Gräßlin, desarrollador de KDE Plasma Compositor y el gestor de ventanas KWin, ha escrito en su blog personal acerca de la seguridad de Wayland frente a los sistemas gráficos basados en X11/X.Org. Xwayland/xmir will allow you to continue using X inside of wayland/mir environments, for all kind of X applications, including network transparent apps. Mir does still have a (not-guaranteed-stable) protocol and client library in libmirclient - the Wayland server implementation is an additional client frontend to Mir’s core - but libmirclient is … It works by making the Xorg server draw to wayland/mir. Wayland has no drawing APIs. Remove all; Disconnect; Loading... Close. More recently, you might have heard how Canonical Software decided to start Mir rather than develop Wayland for Ubuntu. Let’s see if one more explanation will incrementally reduce the Internet’s Wrongness™ We’ve recently (ok, recently-ish) released Mir 1.0 with usable Wayland support. That brought a bunch of publicity, including on LWN. Following the Mir vs. Wayland controversy over the last six months, my first reaction is: this wouldn't be happening if upstream development was kept upstream.