Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 247487
Cannot install custom rgb.txt file in RHEL 5
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:45 EST
Description of problem:
Cannot install a customized rgb.txt file because the /usr/share/X11/rgb.txt
file is ignored by the X server.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server running Xorg 7.1.1
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Edit the rgb.txt file, changing the 'Blue' and 'blue' entries to '255 0 0'.
2. Start the X server.
3. Create an xterm with the following command: 'xterm -fg blue'.
The xterm window appears with blue foreground text.
The xterm window should appear with red foreground text, since the rgb.txt was
edited to associate the name 'blue' with a red color '255 0 0'.
No other copies of rgb.txt reside in the system. Also, there were no errors in
the /var/log/Xorg.0.log file. RgbPath is set to '/usr/share/X11/rgb' in the
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 247483 ***