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BW: X.Org Becomes X Technology Steward

May 18, 1999, 00:15 (4 Talkback[s])


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"Industry Consortium to Guide the Future of the X Window System".

"X.Org, a newly formed organization of The Open Group, has today become the official steward of the X Window System technology and the technical experts for the X Window System standards. Member companies include Compaq Computer Corporation, Hewlett-Packard Company, Hummingbird Communications Ltd., International Business Machines Corporation, SGI, Sun Microsystems Inc. and many others.

"X.Org assumes the role of the world-wide X Window System technology and standards steward effective immediately."

Complete announcement.