Colour maps summary
jepri at webone.com.au
Wed Mar 20 16:05:20 EST 2002
>> Thanks to all who responded, here are the results for those who may be
>> *Xnest won't run at a different colour depth to the host server
>> *vnc isn't quite the solution because I still need an xserver running
>> at different colour depth to play on
>Steve's answer to your second question - how to start another Xserver on a
>different VC is probably the simplest, but this comment about VNC is wrong.
>VNC is an Xserver (for X applications) - called Xvnc.
Ooops. Sorry about that. I thought it worked like the windows vnc server (attaches
to a running xserver and copies the picture).
Instead you are saying the server is effectively headless (doesn't display a
picture at all) and displaying the picture is the clients problem?
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