First round of feedback from Fedora 40 KDE Plasma 6 (Wayland-only) discussion

Neal Gompa ngompa13 at
Mon Sep 18 16:38:04 BST 2023

On Mon, Sep 18, 2023 at 8:42 AM David Edmundson
<david at> wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 18, 2023 at 5:45 AM Neal Gompa <ngompa13 at> wrote:
> me of them, I've got ideas, others less so.
> >
> > The first thing that came up was that KiCad seems to need help and has
> > had a bad experience interfacing with some folks over resolving their
> > issues moving into a Wayland world.
> Given I'm quoted, I said we shouldn't rush clients to not be on Xwayland.
> These are just Kicad's known issues, it'll be longer to fix all the
> issues that come up after they're ported.
> That's what Xwayland is for, and we've put a lot of effort into it.

They seem to be under the impression that KiCad can't run effectively
under XWayland either and refuse to support it because of that. I'm
quite fine with convincing them to be comfortable with XWayland too.

真実はいつも一つ!/ Always, there's only one truth!

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