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Re: xdm Activation

On Friday 04 July 2003 04:23 pm, Kirill Miazine wrote:
> Seamus Wassman wrote:
> > Did you configure your /etc/X11/XF86Config with proper values for your
> > system?
> http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=openbsd-misc&m=104948680901304
[following text comes from the above link]
On Fri, 4 Apr 2003 carlos_(_at_)_aocg_(_dot_)_org wrote:

> [errormessage from xdm failing]
> Am I missing some xdm configuration?
> Can someone give some hints?

Use "DefaultDepth 24" (or something else > 8) in the "Screen" section of
your X11 configuration file. xdm can't get all colors for the 8 bit logo
at startup.

I'm running my video card at 1800x1440. I'm not sure I have enough video
memory for more than 8-bit color. Any way I can work around this problem?