B&W displays

Chris Hooper cdh "at" microware.com
Sun, 01 Mar 1998 22:23:04 +0000

Dr. Joel M. Hoffman <joel "at" exc.com> wrote:
> >Chris Hooper has submitted a patch to allow vncviewer to run on single-bit
> >displays.
> >It's now on our contribs page http://www.orl.co.uk/vnc/contribs.html
> How much does it reduce network load?

None at all unless you run vncviewer on another host which is remote
to your B&W X Terminal.

The patch does not allow a host to serve a single bitplane.  It only
allows a single bitplane X client to connect to a (color) VNC server.

- Chris Hooper
  cdh "at" microware.com