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Bug 140511 - rdesktop with wrong colors and transparent with xcompmgr
rdesktop with wrong colors and transparent with xcompmgr
Status: CLOSED UPSTREAM
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: rdesktop (Show other bugs)
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i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
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Blocks: FC6Target
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Reported: 2004-11-23 04:15 EST by Luca Bruera
Modified: 2008-05-13 07:18 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-03-28 12:43:58 EDT
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Description Luca Bruera 2004-11-23 04:15:51 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.3)
Gecko/20041020 Epiphany/1.4.4

Description of problem:
rdesktop window appears translucid and with wrong colors when used
with xcomposite extension enabled in xorg and a composition manager
(e.g. xcompmgr). Probably wrong check of the display color depth.

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Enable xcomposite in xorg
2.Open a rdesktop connection
3.start xcompmgr
    

Actual Results:  rdesktop window and decorations appear
semi-transparent and with wrong color

Expected Results:  rdesktop window to behave as other normal windows

Additional info:
Comment 1 Luca Bruera 2005-01-18 06:29:22 EST
A possible workaround for the problem is setting the
XLIB_SKIP_ARGB_VISUALS environment variable before starting tsclient:
e.g.:

export XLIB_SKIP_ARGB_VISUALS=1;tsclient
Comment 3 Gilboa Davara 2006-03-22 05:27:38 EST
FYI: Fixed in the latest cvs version of xcompmgr.
Comment 4 Ray Strode [halfline] 2007-03-28 12:43:58 EDT
Gilboa, good to know. Thanks!

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