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Re: Screen Depth Color
I'm 99.9% certain that RDP 5.0 in Win2K terminal services only supports
8 bit color. If you have a Windows XP Professional box with terminal
services enabled you could try connecting to it. I think RDP 5.1
supports 16 and/or 24 bit color.
Hope that helps,
Pedro de Carvalho Gomes wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have been using rdesktop to access a Windows 2000 Server w/ Terminal
> Services, RDP 5.0 for quite a long time. The rdesktop version I am
> running right now is 1.1.0-pl19-8-4, and I have read that there is
> support for different color depth at this version.
> The problem is that just can't make rdesktop to work with other color
> depth than 256 colors (8 bits). I tried passing the -D 16, to use 16
> bits, but it still got 8 bits. If I try to pass -D 24 arg, I a useless
> screen, all messeup.
> The question is: do I have to make any change at Terminal Server
> Config? Am I doing something stupid with rdesktop?
> Some info: I am running rdesktop at a Conectiva Linux 7.0, XFree v. 4.0.3
> I'd appreciate a lot any help,
> Thanks in advance,
> Pedro Gomes