On Fri, 2009-02-27 at 14:42 +1100, Graeme Gill wrote: > Leonard Evens wrote: > > and then you can choose a display profile. If you leave it blank, you > > are supposed to get the system profile. But I get different results > > Where does it get the "system" profile ? Does it use the > X11 _ICC_PROFILE atom ? That is what I hoped someone here would know something about. I have no idea what is meant by firefox's using the systm profile. It is possible it is not implemented for Linux. > (see <http://www.burtonini.com/computing/x-icc-profiles-spec-0.2.html>) > > If so, have you installed and loaded the profile using dispwin > ("dispwin -I profile" to install it, "dispwin -L" to load it > each time you start your X11 server) to ensure that the atom > is set ? Yes. That is exactly what I do. I've also checked that it is set using the appropriate X command. Also applications such as gimp do appear to be using it. But apparently firefox isn't. > > See <http://www.argyllcms.com/doc/Scenarios.html#PM5>, > <http://www.argyllcms.com/doc/dispwin.html#I> and > <http://www.argyllcms.com/doc/dispprofloc.html#Linux> > > (Note that there are other ways of setting the atom, > the above is the "Argyll way".) > > Graeme Gill.