[mplayer] Re: magenta

Christoph Lampert lampert at math.chalmers.se
Wed Feb 28 12:40:40 CET 2001

> When I play a movie via mga/xmga driver, and switch to some other
>window(desktop) then if there's magenta color on that desktop I can see
>the movie through that color. I noticed that because ls --color have
>magenta color for .avi .zip etc files in my setup.
>So, when I fire up rxvt -bg magenta
>then I have this cute little terminal with movie running in a background.
>Looks terribly cute especialy on large screen with few rxvt's show various
>parts of the movie.

With my ATI-card accelerate XFree 4.0.2 it's the same with _black_. 
So normally I don't do anything else but watching the movie, because
working is a little strange. Happens in X11 and in XV output mode. 


Dipl. math. Christoph Lampert (complex analysis, integral formulae)
Email: gruel at gmx.de                |     Email: lampert at math.chalmers.se

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