Wayland future and legacy
Plasma 5.14 is right around the corner, time to write again an update like I did for 5.13 on what was achieved in terms of Wayland and what is in the work.
Another iteration and one tough bug
One more time I decided to start from the beginning and try another even more radical approach to my Xwayland GSoC project than the last time. I have now basically written a full API inside the Present extension, with which modes of presentation can be added.
Difficulties and Success Stories
I provided in the past few weeks some general information about my project and hopefully helpful documentation for the multiple components I'm working with, but I have not yet talked about the work I'm doing on the code itself. Let's change this today.
Understanding Xwayland - Part 1 of 2
In this week's article for my ongoing Google Summer of Code (GSoC) project I give an overview of XWayland's inner working.