Ubuntu Lucid Alpha - xterm screen corruption

John Stoffel john at stoffel.org
Thu Jan 14 18:29:29 PST 2010

>>>>> "John" == John Stoffel <john at stoffel.org> writes:

>>>>> "Alex" == Alex Deucher <alexdeucher at gmail.com> writes:
Alex> On Wed, Jan 13, 2010 at 10:55 AM, John Stoffel <john at stoffel.org> wrote:

>>> size of the screen (1280x1024), there's corruption on the lower 3-4
>>> lines of the xterm.  I can still use it, and if I re-size things so
>>> that I raise the bottom up about 20 lines (hard to know exactly and I
>>> can measure since I'm not in front of the machine right now) the
>>> corruption goes away.

Alex> Does the following xorg.conf option help?
Alex> Option "ColorTIling" "False"

>>> Would a screen shot be helpful to show the issue?

Alex> Yes.

John> Ok, I'll grab one tonight both before and after changing this option.

Sorry for the delay, I didn't get to this last night.  Here's a
screenshot showing the corruption:

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I'm going to do a quick reboot in a few to see if the 

    Option "ColorTiling" "False" 

helps or not.  


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