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Re: -bpp option in startx

Max wrote:
> The man page for startx claims that one can use the -bpp option to
> select the color depth, yet my X server complains that it can't
> recognize it.  I'm using the 8 bit server on a SPARC 2, so am I to
> understand that -bpp is redundant because it only supports 8 bits?
> WindowMaker looks like it's only using 16 colors, so I'm trying to see
> if there's any way to get it to look halfway decent.  I don't think
> the 24 bit server will work on this machine.

startx -- -bpp 16

Jeffrey Ebert                                 ebert@sonicsinc.com
Sonics, Inc.                                  (650)938-2500, x108

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