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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
The GNOME project announced plans for supporting Wayland quite a while ago and progress has been reported incrementally for months. Wayland was supported in GNOME 3.95 for the particularly crafty, but starting with 3.10, binaries will be offered for Wayland right beside X. Matthias Clasen posted of this and other decisions made today at Guadec.
In today's post, Clasen said developers are planning "to have a tech preview of GNOME shell as a Wayland compositor in 3.10."