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AppWatch: XFree86 4.0 released

Mar 10, 2000, 03:02 (7 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to AppWatch Staff for this announcement: ]

"XFree86 4.0 is the first official release of the new XFree86 4. XFree86 4 represents a significant redesign of the XFree86 X server. It is very important to keep in mind that XFree86 4 is still very much in development, and it contains a lot of new work. That means two things: there is a lot of new exciting stuff to try, but being new code, it hasn't had nearly as much of a workout as the stable 3.3.x releases. If you're looking for a well-tested, stable release, and can't afford the inconveniences that new software can sometimes cause, then you are probably better off sticking with the 3.3.x releases for now. If you have the resources to try out the new version and investigate its features, or if you just like being on the bleeding edge, then please try 4.0!"

"Full source codes and some binaries already available. Visit AppWatch.com for a synopsis and download links."