[rescue] NeWS (was: FS/FTGH: Sun kit)

Charles Shannon Hendrix shannon at widomaker.com
Wed Jan 18 15:47:20 CST 2006

Wed, 18 Jan 2006 @ 14:37 -0500, der Mouse said:

> I recall when SGI switched from X layered atop GL to GL layered atop X.

What was their rationale for doing that?

To me, that sounds backwards.

Everyone else seems to have gone the opposite way, laying their graphics
setup on top of GL (Apple and Xorg, for example).

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