X11DRV_DIB_[Get/Set]ImageBits in 1, 4 and 8 bit X modes.
utkemich at msu.edu
Thu Feb 21 18:15:22 CST 2002
David Hammerton wrote:
> I'm presently modifying the X11DRV dibsection code for slight speed
> improvements using shared memory pixmaps and the like. Im into the "clean up
> and make it work on all systems" stage of thing, and I have a question.
> Do people ever worry about what happens if the user is running in a 1, 4 or 8
> bit X mode? This has some wacky code, which I am unable to test on my machine
> (or any machine around).. So i'm implementing what I think _should_ do the
> trick - but I have no idea if it will work..
> Is it a big issue?
> Any suggestions to the problem?
I recalled François Gouget's VNC work from October and found the message
where he described how to use it to test various combinations:
I'm now saying that this will work in 1, 4 or 8 bit configurations, but
it's worth a try. It might also be worthwhile to make sure your code
works with several '-pixelformat's to test compatibility.
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