Adam Batkin wrote:
I'm curious about the status of Wayland + KDE/Plasma and the
Accelerated rendering on this combination remains completely unsupported,
though KWin 5.12 will support a software-only fallback and should thus at
least run on that driver:
I don't see this changing any time soon because both sides are insisting on
their idea of how the interaction should work and refusing to implement the
other side's API of choice.
I can also fully understand KWin's refusal to implement the EGLStreams API,
which no other driver uses and which is only supported by GNOME Shell /
Mutter at this time (only because the Red Hat Desktop Team is bending over
backwards to NVidia).
See also the position of the Sway developer, who is even less diplomatic
than the KWin one: