problem getting pseudocolor

David Gerard dgerard at
Wed Sep 2 01:41:36 PDT 2009

2009/9/2 Jerome Glisse <glisse at>:

> We don't test/use pseudocolor much, i don't even know if it's supposed
> to work. Why do you want pseudocolor ? You should really stick with
> RGB32bits visual.

I would guess: shitty, shitty vertical-market proprietary software
that thinks it's 1990 and DEMANDS 8-bit colour, and won't run in
24-bit colour. I've encountered this stuff. Awful, awful. And
occasionally necessary.

- d.

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