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According to this, Intel has dropped support for Mir. What is the effect on end user?

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Mir will work fine on Intel video cards.

Intel dropped upstream support for Mir, but since the Intel graphics drivers are open source, Ubuntu developers can add patches to re-enable Mir support in Ubuntu's version of the drivers. The move means more work for Ubuntu developers (who need to maintain these patches), but no change for the end users.

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  • yeah, especially on GMA3600/GMA3650 (sarcasm) – int_ua Oct 16 '13 at 11:02

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