RFB Greyscale Support

Akira Hatakeyama akira "at" sra.co.jp
Fri, 28 Sep 2001 09:25:56 +0000


Greetings

On Thu, Sep 27, 2001 at 04:03:44PM +0100, MGillespie "at" dek.com wrote:
> Are there any mods to server or viewers, to work in greyscale mode?  

PM Viewer (for OS/2) support greyscale display.
It communicate VNC server with BGR332, and display them
with 4 level grey scale.

    PM VNC viewer also display with VGA16 colors, but generally,
    4 level greyscale gives more natural image.

> Has anyone done any work on this? (for Win32 preferably), does the RFB
> protocol support this mode?

RFB protocol does not support greyscale (AFAIK).

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