Wayland Thumbnails
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  • Timeframe: 5.14

meeting notes also had:

  • Wayland Thumbnails with dmabuf thing?
    • Point person: Bshah (probably not, I have not done any work on it, maybe romangg/d_ed?)/frederikh
    • Timeframe: 5.14
jriddell created this task.Jul 18 2018, 2:50 PM

One approach could be using the wlr_export_dmabuf_unstable_v1 protocol.

This feature won't land in 5.14.

romangg removed romangg as the assignee of this task.Feb 19 2019, 1:21 PM
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zzag added a subscriber: zzag.Mar 26 2020, 12:06 PM

I think a better (and simpler?) way to implement window thumbnails would be to re-use PipeWire screen/window capture functionality. T12863