xgamma vs. cursor shadows

Lukas Hejtmanek xhejtman at fi.muni.cz
Fri Aug 4 01:24:56 PDT 2006

On Fri, Aug 04, 2006 at 12:31:12PM +0900, Miles Bader wrote:
> Initially this works great, but if I change the X gamma setting by doing
> "xgamma -gamma 0.818" (my display seems to have a gamma of around 1.8,
> so using 0.818 makes typical images intended for gamma 2.2 look
> correct), while the cursor still looks OK, the drop-shadows have a sort
> of soft "halo" around them, mostly when the cursor is over a "medium"
> background (not too dark, not too bright).

You can upgrade i810 driver to 1.6.1 which enables gamma correction also for 

Lukáš Hejtmánek

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