SOLVED xcalib error: Unsupported Ramp Size

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SOLVED xcalib error: Unsupported Ramp Size

Post by sadhu » Thu Sep 12, 2019 9:52 am

I had a script in LM 18.3 that worked fine, but doesn't work in LM 19.2

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xcalib -d :0 -s 0 -v /usr/share/color/icc/colord/Gamma5500K.icc
xcalib -co 90 -a
Both of these command come back with: Error - unsupported ramp size 0

What do I have to do to prevent this error?

-Thanks,
Sadhu
Last edited by sadhu on Mon Sep 16, 2019 2:21 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: xcalib error: Unsupported Ramp Size

Post by sadhu » Mon Sep 16, 2019 2:21 pm

Found the answer elsewhere, so I thought I'd put it here for Mint 19 users.

Create a file /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/20-intel.con, and paste in this text

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Section "Device"
  Identifier "Intel Graphics"
  Driver "intel"
EndSection
in a terminal enter sudo xed /usr/share/doc/xserver-xorg-video-intel/xorg.conf and make sure the file contains Driver "intel" under the Section "Device". The Identifier may be called differently.

Now reboot or restart X sudo systemctl restart display-manager.
sabbe sattā bhavantu sukhitattā. LN 19.2-64 Cinn 3.6.7, Mobo: ASUSTeK STRIX B250G GAMING v, Dual core Pntm G4560, Intel Gfx. Laptop:Dell Inspiron 15-3000, Core i3, 4G RAM Intel Gfx

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