Patrick O'Callaghan wrote:
On Mon, 2016-08-22 at 14:48 +0200, Jaroslav Reznik wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 22, 2016 at 2:41 PM, Rex Dieter <rdieter(a)math.unl.edu> wrote:
> > Neal Becker wrote:
> > > I see that F25 will run wayland by default instead of Xorg.
> > That applies to fedora workstation (only).
> > > Will kde run on wayland?
> > plasma has initial support for wayland, but I would personally
> > characterize it as fairly preliminary and alpha/tech-preview quality so
> > far.
> With the current progress, it might be pretty much usable with 5.8. It
> has some performance issues, I had one crash so far (but that's
> actually not bad at all!) and one big feature missing is keyboard
> layout switching. Otherwise when I use it, I sometimes forget I'm on
> Wayland. Of course there are still some rough edges regarding Wayland,
> we will see if Workstation will switch for real in F25 or both
> Workstation and Plasma will switch together in F26.
Seeing that F25 did switch to Wayland for the Workstation spin, is
there any more news regarding KDE? If so, how does one switch to
Wayland (there seems to be a complete lack of easy to find
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I tried it also, intel graphics here
It seemed to start OK, although the messages that popped up were very large
But then I logged out, and I got a black screen, with 'segfault sddm-
greeter'. I was unable to swtich to a VT, alt-ctrl-del, or anything else.
Finally had to hard reset (hold pwr).