August 19, 2006
An overview of modern fancy UNIX desktop systems
Author: Thomas Jollans
Thomas Jollans writes "In the last few months, there has been a lot of talk about Xgl, compiz, AIGLX et cetera. It seems that "Xgl" has become a synonym for fancy desktop on Linux - but noone seems to talk about the alternatives or how it all works. I have had a little look into this and am going to summarize it for y'all."