Re: pager and background

Thomas Andres (
Thu, 24 Jun 1999 23:13:09 +0200 (CEST)

> >I've got a problem with the changing of Background without an afterstep
> >restart. With version 1.5 the changing worked fine. But with version
> >1.6.10 and 1.7.111 I can't change the background without a restart. Any
> >ideas what the problem could be?
> fixed in patch 04 to 1.7.111

Nope. Actually it got worse. Now it show's no new background at all (I
still see the remains of the gdm background)
I tried xpm, jpg and png backgrounds. None worked. I also have xli and xv
installed and both work perfectly. Can I set somewhere, that pager
shouldn't try to handle the background by himself and just delegate the


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