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RE: [SLUG] X4 color depth at startup
- To: "Colin Humphreys" <ch@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: RE: [SLUG] X4 color depth at startup
- From: "Aravind Naidu" <aravind.naidu@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon Aug 21 17:39:43 2000
- Cc: <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Reply-to: <aravind.naidu@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Bingo !!! That was the problem....
I could'nt work out how prefdm starts the server up, but I used xdpyinfo to
prin out the vendor string and it was x 3.3.6 ...
Next quesion. How do I make prefdm start x4 ?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: slug-admin@xxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:slug-admin@xxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of
> Colin Humphreys
> Sent: Monday, 21 August 2000 17:29
> To: aravind.naidu@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: [SLUG] X4 color depth at startup
> Mdk7.1 has both 3.3 and 4 versions... maybe you are running 3.3 in
> runlevel 5?
> What does prefdm point at?
> Aravind Naidu wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I have sucessfully changed the XF86Config-4 file to start X at
> depth 16, but
> > this seems to work only if I do startx from the command line.
> > If I change the runlevel to 5 and start X automatically, it
> defaults to a
> > color depth of 8....
> > Is there a parameter to prefdm(gdm) that I can pass to start at
> the color
> > depth of 16 ??
> > Running Mdk 7.1
> > -- Aravind
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