FYI on the X window system (RFC1198)
Original Publication Date: 1991-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2019-Feb-11
Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)
This FYI RFC provides pointers to the published standards of the MIT X Consortium. This memo provides information for the Internet community. It does not specify any Internet standard.
Network Working Group B. Scheifler Request for Comments: 1198 MIT Laboratory for Computer Science FYI: 6 January 1991
FYI on the X Window System
Status of this Memo
This FYI RFC provides pointers to the published standards of the MIT X Consortium. This memo provides information for the Internet community. It does not specify any Internet standard. Distribution of this memo is unlimited.
The following documents are standards of the MIT X Consortium:
X Window System Protocol X Version 11, Release 4 Robert W. Scheifler
Xlib - C Language X Interface X Version 11, Release 4 James Gettys, Robert W. Scheifler, Ron Newman
X Toolkit Intrinsics - C Language Interface X Version 11, Release 4 Joel McCormack, Paul Asente, Ralph R. Swick
Bitmap Distribution Format Version 2.1
Inter-Client Communication Conventions Manual Version 1.0 David S. H. Rosenthal
Compound Text Encoding Version 1.1 Robert W. Scheifler
X Logical Font Description Conventions Version 1.3 Jim Flowers
X Display Manager Control Protocol Version 1.0 Keith Packard
Scheifler [Page 1]
RFC 1198 FYI - X Window System January 1991
X11 Nonrectangular Window Shape Extension Version 1.0 Keith Packard
The following documents are draft standards of the MIT X Consortium. To become standards, further "proof of concept" is required, in the form of working implementations. The specifications may be subject to incompatible changes if implementation efforts uncover significant problems.
PEX Protocol Specification Version 4.0P Randi J. Rost (editor)
Extending X for Double-Buffering, Multi-Buffering, and Stereo Version 3.2 Jeffrey Friedberg, Larry Seiler, Jeff Vroom
Standards and draft standards of the MIT X Consortium are generally included in the MIT X software distribution. The distribution is u...