Mir News 2021-11-12

A couple of things have happened recently seem worth mentioning:

Videos of Ubuntu Frame

@Gabriel-AN and I did a webinar on Ubuntu Frame:

https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/6793/509566

That includes a screen share demo of running Ubuntu Frame “on the desktop” which is also available on YouTube:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nhf3sU3JFxI

OSK for Ubuntu Frame

@wmww has been working on onscreen keyboard support for Mir and Ubuntu Frame and this functionality is available for testing:

This isn’t quite ready for release, but we’d be interested in your feedback if you try it.

Ubuntu Frame on Ubuntu Server 21.10/RPi3

It seems that the default kernel configuration of Ubuntu Server 21.10 on RPi3 doesn’t expose the graphics devices Mir needs. There’s a fix for that noted here: