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Re: Reverse XTerm

On Tue, 2004-05-25 at 14:21, Zach Weinberg wrote: 
> Yesterday night, i ran apt-get upgrade on my Sarge Powerbook 3400. I did 
> not reboot and for the rest of the night, everything seemed to be 
> working fine. But this morning after I'd booted up the machine and 
> loaded X, i opened up XTerm to find that the font was backwards.each 
> letter was reversed. Other terminal emulators (aterm, eterm, etc) did 
> not exhibiit the exact same behavior. When typing in aterm and eterm, 
> regular text was forwards, but highlighted text was reverse. And any 
> text based console program run inside one of the terminal emulators 
> exhibited the exact same symptoms as XTerm.

Could be an X driver acceleration issue. What does

grep expansion /var/log/XFree86.0.log


Earthling Michel Dänzer      |     Debian (powerpc), X and DRI developer
Libre software enthusiast    |   http://svcs.affero.net/rm.php?r=daenzer

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