X.org foundation

Updated: 02/27/2019 by Computer Hope
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The X.Org Foundation (X.Org for short) is a non-profit organization founded in January 2004. Its stated purpose is to "research, develop, support, organize, administrate, standardize, promote, and defend" an open-source, hardware-accelerated graphics software stack. It oversees the Linux DRM (Direct Rendering Manager), the Mesa3D graphics library, and the Wayland and X Window System display servers.

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