LinuxPR: X.Org Announces Update to X Window System
Aug 24, 2000, 11:54 (3 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"X.Org, the worldwide consortium empowered with the
collaborative development of the X Window System technology and
standards announces today the release of X11R6.5.1. This
release includes key enhancements in the Xprint, as well as nearly
two hundred updates from the prior release, X11R6.4. This release
was also the first one to use the new "FastTrack" process which
makes the new software available to the public much more quickly
than in the past. This release is available for download at
"We, at X.Org, are extremely pleased to deliver this update to
the X11 community." Said Steve Swales, Sun Microsystems, Inc.
representative and Chairman of X.Org. "This latest release,
X11R6.5.1, demonstrates X.Org's continued commitment to providing
the over 30 million X Window System users worldwide by updating the
SI with necessary new features and fixes."
"With the continued success of the UNIX operating system, and
the stunning growth and popularity of the Linux operating system,
deployment of the X Window System is at an all-time high." said
David Dawes, Chairman of XFree86. "I am happy to see X.Org
recognizes this and is continuing to update their SI."