The Wayland Situation: Facts About X vs. Wayland (Phoronix)
Posted Jun 12, 2013 1:08 UTC (Wed) by butlerm (guest, #13312)
Out of curiosity, what deficiencies of GTK/GDK would motivate a developer to do such a thing?
Posted Jun 12, 2013 1:49 UTC (Wed) by neilbrown (subscriber, #359)
Suppose I wanted to write a soft keyboard. Drawing the keyboard responding to events could all be handled by GTK/GDK. But to actually send the keystroke events to the window with the focus, direct xlib/xcb calls would be needed.
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