Wayland Will Not Be the Default of Fedora 24


While many developers worked very hard in trying to make GNOME 3.20 default to using Wayland rather than an X.Org Server for Fedora 24, this isn’t going to happen.

The Fedora Workstation Working Group has decided that Wayland simply isn’t ready yet to replace an X.Org/X11 Server by default, although much progress was made on getting Wayland to feature parity with the X.Org-based stack, they didn’t cross the finish line. Fedora defaulting to Wayland will now be deferred to Fedora 25 later in the year. 

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