Building X

Michel Dänzer michel at
Sat Sep 20 02:30:20 PDT 2008

On Fri, 2008-09-19 at 16:55 -0700, Keith Packard wrote:
> On Fri, 2008-09-19 at 13:52 -0400, Adam Jackson wrote:
> > You don't "ask for" the stipple though.  It's the default.
> My point was that if you want to avoid the vintage X appearance, you'd
> likely start the X server with a black root window instead of the ugly
> stipple, and we could hook the 'disable the cursor' mode to the same
> option. Does that seem like a reasonable combination?

Certainly does to me. Or at the very least, some way of starting up with
the stipple and cross cursor...

Earthling Michel Dänzer           |
Libre software enthusiast         |          Debian, X and DRI developer

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