I know Joanna has long talked about how insecure X11 is and how the Qubes team 
worked to isolate the GUI. Wouldn't it be simpler if Qubes became Wayland-only 

It seems Fedora 25 will enable Wayland by default [1], but I think it will 
still have a XWayland layer for app compatibility. Will Qubes need that, too? 
Or can it become Wayland-only by the time Qubes OS 4.0 is out? Are there still 
too many components in the Fedora core that need X11 and can't be transitioned 
to Wayland anytime soon?

Also, since flatpaks [2] will take full advantage of Wayland security, and it 
seems to be the app packaging format to take security seriously the most 
[3][4][5], maybe encourage flatpak use in Qubes 4.0 somehow, and install its 
runtime by default in Qubes 4.0?


[2] https://wiki.gnome.org/Projects/SandboxedApps

[3] http://flatpak.org/press/2016-06-21-flatpak-released.html


[5] https://mjg59.dreamwidth.org/42320.html

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