[haiku-appserver] Re: we need to think, I think...

  • From: "Axel Dörfler" <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-appserver@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 13 Jun 2005 19:51:51 +0200 CEST

Stefano Ceccherini <burton666@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > I can't really see any 
> >advantages of the current design in terms of speed, I only >see that 
> > it 
> >complicates things unnecessarily.
> 
> >Also, IMO RootLayer does too much.
> Yeah, I agree. I also have a question about rootlayer:
> In the current architecture, we have one rootlayer, but the comments 
> here and
> there, and the fact that we have an "ActiveRootlayer()" method makes 
> me think
> that will be more than one. May I ask you why ? Why do we need more 
> than one
> rootlayer ?

I guess this is some "foreshadowing" design for R2 with regards to 
multi-user, multi-monitor and multi-desktop :-)

Bye,
   Axel.


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