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Re: [SLUG] Weird Xwindows Colour Problem
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Weird Xwindows Colour Problem
- From: Jeff Waugh <jdub@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed Jul 19 15:27:42 2000
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> Daron Barndon wrote:
> The problem I have is netscape (and some other programs) have a red tinge to
> their display. It is not a monitor/card issue as xterms display in pure
Well, white is 100% red, 100% blue and 100% green, so that's not too
> All of the window managers (included with mandrake) with all of the
> themes still display red/pink.
> Its almost like their has been a red overlay. Skin tones come out green!
Wiggle your monitor cable, make sure your card is seated properly, take
anything that may be causing electromagnetic interference away (yes, that
means your box too), and finally, plug someone else's monitor in.
Sadly, it sounds like a monitor problem to me. Similar thing happened with
my old Osborne monitor (yes! my first 386 was an Osborne - with SCSI of all
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