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Re: depth 32 not supported in X 4.0.1

On Mon, Nov 06, 2000 at 09:26:44AM -0600, Chris Lawrence wrote:

> My understanding is that XFree 4.0 uses the actual color depth of the
> screen, rather than the bits per pixel setting.  Since 32 bpp is
> really just 8 bits per RGB gun, X calls that a mode of depth=24, and
> internally maps between 24 and 32 bpp.

Minimal poking around tells me that

              DefaultDepth 24
                 DefaultFbBpp 32

in Section "Screen" may be useful in persuading DRI to work.

Paul Martin <pm@zetnet.net> (work)
  <pm@nowster.zetnet.co.uk> (home)

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