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Kwin 4 or Beryl-Compiz?

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beryl and compiz are merging think thats the end of comition for 3d window manigers? NOPE Kwin for KDE4 will be a 3D window manager!
and just in case your wondering kde currently supports composite.
so what is more exciteing?
what do you think will happen?
If you already have seen some results or whatnot, please do share!
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A native 3D window manager for KDE? Haven't heard about it. Hope it's good; using Beryl in Suse just feels, wrong.
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I don't think the beryl/compiz merge is a bad thing. They've talked about that now for a few months, and the merge (last I heard) wasn't to be complete till the end of the year. I think the merge though is a good thing. The two projects are heading in the same direction, so it only makes sense.

KDE4 is looking awesome though. Hadn't heard kwin was to be a 3D WM though? Got any links about it?
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A native 3D window manager for KDE? Haven't heard about it. Hope it's good; using Beryl in Suse just feels, wrong.
yea this means the end for aquamarine.

this is a big step in DE Development.
and to tell you the truth It may not be the "cube" Desktop
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