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Re: XDM setup, how to change default color depth

On 23 Aug, Chris R. Martin wrote:
> How can I convince xdm that I want to run at a 32-bit color depth by
> default rather than 8 bpp?  Do I need to 'hack up' my XF86Config file so
> that 32 bpp is the only one availible, or can I somehow pass a parameter to
> the X server when it is started up?
> Thanks,
> Chris
In /etc/X11/xdm/Xservers, change the -bpp in line with 0: to 32 instead
of 8. for eg: I have 

0: local /usr/X11R6/bin/X :0 -bpp 24 for 24 bit color

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