Why X11?

Discussion in 'Apple, Inc and Tech Industry' started by psychofreak, Nov 8, 2006.

  1. psychofreak Retired

    psychofreak

    Joined:
    May 16, 2006
    Location:
    London
    #1
    I was just wondering why (ease maybe?) some apps are made to run in the X11 environment, I find it down right awkward...
     
  2. zflauaus macrumors 65816

    Joined:
    Nov 19, 2004
    #2
    I think it's an easier way to port from Linux to Unix. I don't know. It just seems that way. I just wish GIMPshop didn't need X11.

    Someone correct me if I'm wrong.
     

Share This Page