[Openicc] Profile installation and association for Linux/Unix/X11

Kai-Uwe Behrmann ku.b at gmx.de
Wed Apr 23 00:05:12 PDT 2008

Am 22.04.08, 17:17 -0700 schrieb Hal V. Engel:

> The applications running on the xclient will ask the xserver for the profiles 
> which the xserver should have in the _ICC_PROFILE atom(s) for it's 
> display(s).  The real issue is that currently very few X11 machines have the 
> _ICC_PROFILE atom(s) set and this is primarily because it is difficult for 
> users to configure this and the utilities for setting it are not common.  I 
> think Oyranos does this but I have not been able to figure out how yet.

$ man oyranos-monitor
oyranos-monitor -x pos -y pos Profilname
and later called from e.g. ~/.xinitrc
oyranos-monitor  # X11 setup from Oyranos database

kind regards
Kai-Uwe Behrmann
developing for colour management 
www.behrmann.name + www.oyranos.org

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