Tag: x11

X11 for Panther now available

Apple has released the final 1.0 version of X11, its implementation of the X Window System for running X11-based applications in Mac OS X. The software, which has been in beta version since January 2003 for Mac OS X 10.2 Jaguar, includes the full X11R6.6 technology including an X11 window server, Quartz window manager, libraries, and basic utilities such as xterm. According to Apple, X11 1.0 requires Mac OS X 10.3 Panther, and is available as an optional install on retail Panther CDs or as a download from the company’s Web site.

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Apple introduces X11 for Mac OS X

Apple today introduced a public beta of X11 for Mac OS X, which allows X11-based applications to run side-by-side with native Mac OS X applications on the same desktop and makes it even simpler to port X11-based applications to the Mac. The free public beta of X11 for Mac OS X requires Mac OS X 10.2 (Jaguar) and is available now from Apple’s Web site. The final version is expected sometime later this year. Read More