Re: Q: Why 24 depth/not 32?
I think there is separate display depth and framebuffer depth (maybe
there are other terms used instead of these, I don't remember exactly),
one is what you see (24 in my case, voodoo) and the other one is
internal representation on the card (32 on my system).
Jonathan Gift wrote:
> Thanks for getting back to me.
> I don't have that, but i do have an xdm.log, though I don't use xdm...
> Couldn't see any reference to depth.
> So I'm at 24? Or had i better go back to my XF86Config and change it to
> > This threw me too. This X 4, right? Well, there's more than one 24
> > depth, including one at 32 bpp. Confused? If you look at
> > /var/log/XFree86.0.log (or some such), you can peruse what it thinks.
> > There is no 32 depth anymore (though there are options for specifying
> > 32bpp in a couple places).
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