Re: xdga colors problem
On Fri, 2005-03-25 at 20:21 +0000, Lee Braiden wrote:
> On Friday 25 March 2005 20:10, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> > On Thu, 2005-03-24 at 21:23 -0500, Tamas K Papp wrote:
> > > When I use xdga (fullscreen), the colors are weird, eg the blue is
> > > replaced by cyan and the whole thing looks psychedelic. Is this a
> > > known problem, and is there a workaround?
> > The application is probably writing the colour components to the
> > framebuffer in the wrong order.
> Karbon14 (KDE's vector drawing app) does this on PPC. I had figured it was an
> endianness bug, but it sounds like you're talking about a slightly different
> problem Michel?
I certainly hope Karbon14 doesn't use DGA... but in principle it's
probably the same problem, the application not providing the colour
components in the expected order.
Earthling Michel Dänzer | Debian (powerpc), X and DRI developer
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