Bug 2894 - xsetroot failure
xsetroot failure
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 2484
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86 (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-05-17 19:08 EDT by Chris Evans
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-06-03 14:47:14 EDT
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Description Chris Evans 1999-05-17 19:08:56 EDT
In /var/log/xdm-error.log, the following error messages

stdin: is not a ttyusage: xsetroot [options]
  where options are:
  -display <display>   or   -d <display>
  -fg <color>   or   -foreground <color>
  -bg <color>   or   -background <color>
  -rv   or   -reverse
[...] etc.

xsetroot is obviously being called in a broken way by
Comment 1 Derek Tattersall 1999-05-18 15:25:59 EDT
This appears to be due to a problem in the X startup scripts.  It will
be fixed sometime later.  It does not appear to have any functional
Comment 2 Jeff Johnson 1999-06-03 14:47:59 EDT
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 2484 ***

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