contrast / gamma screen

Peter Garrett peter.garrett at
Mon Apr 24 19:33:58 UTC 2006

On Mon, 24 Apr 2006 19:29:22 +0200
sebastien <scamot2004 at> wrote:

> Hi everyone,
> Is there a possbility to change the screen display configuration (gamma,
> contrast, colors etc.) ?
> Ive noticed that some videos were far too bright, and colors
> were saturated. At this time Id have sincerly appreciated to be able to
> modify the screen config.

 xgamma - Alter a monitor’s gamma correction through the X server

(according to the xgamma man page - I haven't used it myself)

If it is only videos that exhibit this behaviour, it would be preferable
to adjust from the app's preferences ( vlc and xine and totem all have
such adjustments, if I remember correctly)


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