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Old 11-03-2004, 05:57 PM   #1
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Whats the difference between X and Xfree?


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Old 11-03-2004, 08:59 PM   #2
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X is a shortened X-Windows. XFree86 is a version of X-Windows. As is X.org.
 
Old 11-03-2004, 09:22 PM   #3
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X is a shortened X-Windows. XFree86 is a version of X-Windows. As is X.org.
X-Window not X-Windows :P , because i think the term "Windows" TM by M!cr0$h!t
 
Old 11-04-2004, 12:17 AM   #4
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the LQ wiki is a good place for basic info on X : http://wiki.linuxquestions.org/wiki/X_Window_System

... isent the full title " the X Windowing System " ?

and if m$ could tm "windows" i think i might to tm "doors" and sue everyone at m$

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Old 11-04-2004, 06:18 AM   #5
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... isent the full title " the X Windowing System " ?
Officially, yes.
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and if m$ could tm "windows" i think i might to tm "doors" and sue everyone at m$
MS can obviously sue Lindows for being too close to Windows. I don't remember if they won in court, but Lindows did change its name.
 
  


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