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Re: NetBSD-9 + VirtualBox = broken xdm rendering

On Tue 18 Feb 2020 at 18:15:36 +0000, maya%NetBSD.org@localhost wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 17, 2020 at 12:24:56PM +0900, Toru Nishimura wrote:
> > I upgraded my NB8.1 atop Oracle VirtualBox and found
> > the initial xdm login graphics is now broken, for specific,
> > black rectangles around input field and text remains
> > invisible. Anyone out there who has the same issue?
> > Might be avoidable by VirtualBox upgrade though.
> > 
> > Toru Nishimura / ALKYL Technology
> I vaguely recall this issue was due to needing to change a config file
> in /etc which picks out colors. Postinstall will complain about this.

I ran into the same thing when I manually updated to a -current X11 at
some point.

It is /etc/X11/xdm/Xresources.

Olaf 'Rhialto' Seibert -- rhialto at falu dot nl
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