[argyllcms] Re: dispwin doesn't while xcalib works

  • From: Florian Höch <lists+argyllcms@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: argyllcms@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 04 Aug 2012 12:40:56 +0200

Am 04.08.2012 12:35, schrieb Kristian:
> Graeme Gill:
>> I'm guessing that you're using the NVidia drivers then. The problem is 
>> probably
>> that the NVidia drivers say they do XRANDR, but don't actually implement it
>> properly. You can work around this by setting the ARGYLL_IGNORE_XRANDR1_2
>> environment variable.
>> [There was a report recently that the very latest NVidia drivers may
>>   finally fix this problem, but I'd imagine that you'd need to make sure it
>>   works with your kernel and distribution:
>> <https://groups.google.com/forum/?fromgroups#!topic/colorhug-users/k_00ySospSc>
>>  ]
> Thanks a lot. Setting the environment variable solved my problem. But I 
> think the NVidia driver 302.xx doesn't solve the problem but made it 
> appear on my computer. I'm already using version 302.17, but some months 
> ago dispwin didn't show this behaviour and everything worked fine with 
> the NVidia driver without setting ARGYLL_IGNORE_XRANDR1_2.
> Kristian

According to the google groups posting, 304.30 beta is the one that
fixes gamma loading.

Florian Höch

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