Unity 8 Legacy Application Support

Registered by Stephen M. Webb on 2014-10-21

Provide mechanisms and support for running legacy (X11) application on a Unity 8 desktop.

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Drafter:
Stephen M. Webb
Direction:
Needs approval
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Definition:
Drafting
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-have updated x.org+XMir packages available in a PPA
-push Xmir back end upstream to x.org
-modify DEB installation to use bindmount area and extract .desktop file
-changes for (SIGSTOP) startup sequencing (X11-WM-Renderer)
-create LXC stuff for bindmounting local dirs
-write helper app for launching/monitoring containner

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