[kde-solaris] Color depth with KDE on Solaris

Marco Walther Marco.Walther at sun.com
Mon May 5 12:09:47 CEST 2003

>>>>> "MR" == Mike Roda <mike.roda at mci.com> writes:

MR> Just installed KDE 2.2 on Solaris 2.8 using the package avail. on SUN's 
MR> website. It's working okay, the only thing is KDE is limiting itself to 
MR> only 256 (?) colors so the background and all the icons look grainy. 
MR> When I run other apps from KDE they look fine and use the full color 
MR> pallate available but KDE itself is not using all the colors available. 
MR> Any ideas?

What's your default color depth?  KDE uses the default even if there
are better (like 24bit) available. 

man Xsun
man fbconfig

etc should help you there.

Hope this helps,
-- Marco

MR> Mike

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