Simon: As I've described before, using X gets you excellent acceleration, better portability, network transparency, and a wealth of existing software work for free. X does not do GUIs, it's just a graphics abstraction, and thus just by using X you wouldn't always end up with a UNIX-like UI. X does not even mandate running on UNIX.
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