Running X11 in MacOS-window-as-X11-display mode?

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Wed Dec 9 05:59:53 UTC 2020

On Dec 8, 2020, at 23:44, Ken Preslan wrote:

> My main problem was performance.  In the Mojave time-frame the xorg server was updated from 1.18 to 1.20.  Performance for xterm scrolling tanked.  It was unusable.  I complained on macports-users on April 1st 2019.  There was a thread about it and Christopher Jones created a xorg-server-1.18 port, which made things better for me.

Oh yes I do remember that. I've stayed on High Sierra so I haven't seen these problem myself.

> When I upgrade to Catalina, the xorg-server-1.18 port stopped working.

I don't see any open tickets about xorg-server-1.18.

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