Re: enable 16bit and 24bit
Accelerated X (I'm assuming the server that Phil mentions) does indeed
support multiple depths (overlays) simultaneously. The 24bit depth is
useful for things like netscape, while the 8 bit is useful for things like
WABI, Executor, and Emress. (There is an overlay patch available on our
FTP site that corrects a problem shown by WABI)
Chip Atkinson firstname.lastname@example.org (work)
Xi Graphics email@example.com (home)
Denver, CO (303)298-7478 (work)
On Thu, 26 Jun 1997, Philippe Troin wrote:
> On 26 Jun 1997 21:25:39 +0200 Emilio Lopes (Emilio.Lopes@Physik.TU-Mue
> nchen.DE) wrote:
> > BM> Maybe the X people could work on better interaction between
> > BM> programs and the X server to add this later.
> > >From what I've heard, this is something non-trivial. Only SGIs have a
> > X-server that can support different depths simultaneously.
> The accelX server is supposed to be able to do that. At least that's what they claim on their page.
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