Bug 19587 - XFree86 on Intel 810...
Summary: XFree86 on Intel 810...
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86
Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Mike A. Harris
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2000-10-23 06:36 UTC by Kedar Patankar.
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:29 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-03-01 21:40:46 UTC


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Description Kedar Patankar. 2000-10-23 06:36:29 UTC
The XFree86 4.0.x as shipped with RH 7.0 dies if I try to set the display
color depth to 16 bits on intel 810 based motherboards. 24/32 bit color
depth works fine though.

Another thing is the "startx -- -bpp 24" that I used to use to set the
color depth doesn't seem to work anymore. I had to select *only* 24 bit
color depth modes in Xconfigurator for the 24 bit color to work. THe
command line option didn't work.

Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2001-03-01 21:40:43 UTC
I'm pretty sure this glitch is fixed in the current rawhide.  Can you check
it out, and let me know?

Comment 2 Mike A. Harris 2001-05-15 09:15:03 UTC
The -bpp commandline option does not exist anymore.

-depth and -fbbpp replace it.  You want the -depth one.  Valid depths
are 8,15,16,24.  The i810 issue is fixed in Rawhide 4.0.3-15.

ftp://people.redhat.com/mharris/testing/XFree86/


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