colo(u)r depth 4.0b4 problems

Tristan Richardson tjr "at" realvnc.com
Sat Jan 10 12:58:01 2004


If you know a bit about X programming this is possible, but it's not
trivial.  You basically need to change all the bits of the tx library which
deal with a Colormap or Visual.  Looking at the 3.3.7 code might help give
you some clues.

Cheers

Tristan

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Ellis Golub" <ellis "at" vesicle.dental.upenn.edu>
To: "Tristan Richardson" <tjr "at" realvnc.com>; <vnc-list "at" realvnc.com>
Sent: Friday, January 09, 2004 7:58 PM
Subject: Re: colo(u)r depth 4.0b4 problems


> Tristan --
>
> I've been trying to change the default with out success.  I did manage to
crash
> the Xserver completely.  If I want to force vncviewr to use  12 bit
Truecolor,
> can't I just hardcode that into TXImage somehow?
>
> Ellis
>
> On Jan 9, 11:15am, Tristan Richardson wrote:
> > Subject: Re: colo(u)r depth 4.0b4 problems
> > The version 4 viewer currently always uses the default visual, which in
your
> > case is 8-bit PseudoColor.  Eventually we intend to add options like the
> > version 3 viewer to force use of a particular visual.  However for the
> > moment, to get it to use the 12-bit truecolor visual you need to make
that
> > the default for your X server.
> >
>
> > Cheers
> >
> > Tristan
> >
>
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>
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