How to know if the x11 display uses 24-bit RGB color or instead uses a color palette with a fixed number of colors

Marco Atzeri
Fri Oct 8 08:11:00 GMT 2010

--- Ven 8/10/10, Mark Geisert  ha scritto:

> Tatsuro MATSUOKA writes:
> > On the Linux, the xdpyinfo command can be used. On my
> cygwin system, xdpyinfo
> does not exist.  However
> > I do not install full components of the cygwin.
> > 
> > Does the "xdpyinfo" exist in cygwin? 
> For a while now the X components have been unbundled and
> can be installed
> separately, mostly.  xdpyinfo can be installed
> individually with setup.exe in
> the usual fashion.
> ..mark

and the standard way to look for any components of cygwin 
it to use the "Search Package List:" feature at
writing "xdpyinfo" and pushing "Go"

the outcome will be:

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