> The colordepth is set when you start X (or xdm starts X), not by KDE.
> Change the call to X in /etc/X11/xdm/Xservers to X -bpp 16, or change the
> default colordepth in your XF86Config. Cheers,
> > Hi guys,
> > I managed to change the run level in RedHat 5.0 to run xdm as my login
> > screen. I also managed to tell xdm to run KDE as the window manager (a
> > lot of woirk I tell you). Now what I would like to do is run KDE in 16
> > bit resolution. I tried few things, but I only managed to mess up the
> > files, and reading is not doing me any good. Any idea ?
> > georges
> Craig Behnke
> Biomolecular Structure and Design Program, University of Washington
Excellent tip. Thank you for your help. Why these simple but important
things aren't mentioned anywhere in the docs ?