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Month: March 2015

Re: [trinity-users] ImageMagick `display` problem

From: Gerhard Zintel <gerhard.zintel@...>
Date: Mon, 16 Mar 2015 21:08:15 +0100
On Monday 16 March 2015, Joesy wrote:
> I am bringing up 2 brand spanking new desktops PCs with Ubuntu 14.04.2
> and TDE 14.0.0 -- using the live CD from the Trinity web site.
> jonesy@nix6: $ display
> /opt/trinity/share/apps/amarok/images/amarok_rocks.jpg display.im6: color
> is not known to server `FOREGROUND': No such file or directory @
> error/xwindow.c/XGetPixelPacket/3064.
> jonesy@nix6: $
> A web search on "display.im6: color is not known to server" pulls
> up _only_ two references to the error message, and one of them
> is :
> 	From: Paul Cartwright <pbcartwright@...>
> 	Date: Mon, 25 Nov 2013 13:54:28 -0500
> 	Subject:   Imagemagick error
>  (!!!) which
> describes _my_ problem exactly.  That was 1 1/2 years ago.
> Only I do not see that he ever got a reply, nor do I see any fix or
> work-around for the problem.
> If I shorten up the search for just "color is not known to server", I
> see a lot more hits for what seems to be the same problem.  But, still,
> I see no fixes or work-arounds (yet).
> I use `display` A LOT in desktop objects and I really need this fixed or
> circumvented.
"display" shows amarok_rocks.jpg here without problems (R14.0.0). There has to 
be a difference in settings. Just a shot into the dark: Can you have a look in 
if you have checked or un-checked "Apply colors to non-TDE applications"? Mine 
is un-checked.