Text Display Issue

Steven Grace sgrace at pobox.com
Tue Oct 16 05:17:29 UTC 2012

On 10/15/2012 09:23 PM, Mike Holstein wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 16, 2012 at 12:17 AM, Steven Grace <sgrace at pobox.com
> <mailto:sgrace at pobox.com>> wrote:
>     I just installed Ubuntu Studio 12.04 and have an issue with the way
>     text displays. The text is not sharp and some pixels have a pinkish
>     cast.
>     The best illustration of the latter is to open Terminal. Assuming
>     the default colors (white on black), the vertical bar character (|)
>     displays as pink.
>     I've reproduced this using the live DVD on two computers.
>     Both of the computers in question run Xubuntu 12.04 (which Ubuntu
>     Studio seems to be based on) and text looks great there.
>     Has anyone else experienced this? Thanks.
> i havent noticed that.. would you mind to get some screenshots and put
> them in imagebin or somewhere... also, keep in mind you can use whatever
> from ubuntu studio you would like to use with the xubuntu desktop. you
> can install xubuntu and add to that any or all of the ubuntustudio
> metapackages, or just the audio/video/graphics applications you need.
> OR, you can just install the xubuntu-desktop in ubuntustudio and boot
> the xubuntu session instead of the ubuntustudio one if you prefer it...
> thanks

Here's a link to some screen shots I took: http://imagebin.org/232123

Unfortunately these images don't capture how bad the text really looks. 
They do show the color issue, though. I now see that it's not just pink 
-- there are other colors as well.


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