Subject: Re: i386 installation problems
To: Reinoud Zandijk <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bert Kiers <email@example.com>
Date: 02/25/2002 00:29:19
Reinoud Zandijk wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 24, 2002 at 10:40:49PM +0100, Roine Thunberg wrote:
> > On Sun, 24 Feb 2002, Reinoud Zandijk wrote:
> > Tried altering color depth? 16bit, 24bit, 32bit?
> Yep... tried it in all colour depts ... suprisingly without any effect ...
> it could be that i used the wrong way to set depth though .. i used `startx
> -- -bpp 16' f.e. and also tried `startx -- --bbp 16' but to no effect.
In XFree86 version 4 and newer, depth is set with -depth. From
-bpp n No longer supported. Use -depth to set the color depth, and
use -fbbpp if you really need to force a non-default frame-
buffer (hardware) pixel format.
Bert Kiers, !MCSE && 0xFF