Issues running Xorg in 8 bit color mode:q

Sérgio Basto sergio at
Tue Sep 20 12:07:46 PDT 2011

On Tue, 2011-09-20 at 10:00 -0500, Doug Kuvaas wrote:
> When I was looking into getting the Nvidia proprietary driver working,
> I found that the nomodeset kernel flag had to be set for the driver to
> work properly.  Once I did that, the vesa driver did work.  I've got
> the 8 bit color working, however when I run just Xorg from the command
> line the Backing Store option is being ignored by my client.  In a
> separate thread, it looks to me like the client is incorrectly
> handling the backing store. 

again so , don't change X configuration and try vnc :
vncserver :1 -depth 8
vncviewer :1 

Sérgio M. B.

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