Re: xterm...

\(Cybiades\) Peter B (
Mon, 26 Oct 1998 01:46:24 -0600

Coplan wrote:
> On Tue, 27 Oct 1998, Francis GALIEGUE wrote:
> > It's the --color option pof ls
> >
> Yah...that's the problem.  Thing is, it's working fine.  Where the
> problem comes in is the fact that I got the blue displayed as black (or
> damn close to it).
> Meanwhile, I just figured out today that my Xserver is only allowing
> 8bit.  I'm going to check into that...could solve my problem.  Anyone out
> there useing the Rendition Xserver?  Got similar problems?

Dumb question, but you have fired up X as startx -- -bpp 16?
If that don't get you into 16bpp, then your Xf configgy is out of whack.
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