[Xr] Anybody there?

Bill Spitzak spitzak at d2.com
Thu Jul 3 16:23:29 PDT 2003

On Friday 27 June 2003 11:15 pm, Keith Packard wrote:

> And, the big problem we've got right now is the name -- Xr/Xc are both
> cross platform rendering libraries but their names are causing quite a bit
> of confusion.  If anyone has suggestions for what we might call the
> libraries (long names are OK), we should take this opportunity to get the
> library function prefixes changed before people start moving them into
> real application environments.

I think the "Xr" name is very good and everybody is calling it that already. 
Tell the Windows people it is "like Direct-X for non-games, that is why it is 
called xr".

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