How to shift color bits in fbdev?

Michel Dänzer michel at
Sun Mar 15 23:58:46 PDT 2009

On Son, 2009-03-15 at 11:08 -0700, Gregoire Gentil wrote:
> - the background is still with a darken opacity
> - the problem around the transparent icons have disappeared
> - the png background of the bottom panel has the exact perfect colors
> (no opacity problem) and it's a complex png shading background.
> - The icons in the start menu have 95% of the right colors.

FWIW, if you aren't going to use hardware acceleration, then the shadow
layer (and fixing up the pixel format in the shadowUpdate hook) is
probably a better solution than wfb.

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

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