[Mono-winforms-list] Jonathan Gilbert's indexed colorsupport patch

kangaroo grompf at sublimeintervention.com
Mon Jun 6 19:31:51 EDT 2005

Still wrong same problem.


On 2-Jun-05, at 7:57 PM, Jonathan Gilbert wrote:

> Okay, well, kangaroo sent me a screenshot of the erroneous display  
> in the
> FileDialog, and turns out it was not an issue of red & blue  
> channels being
> swapped by not paying attention to endianness. It *was* an endianness
> issue, but the effect was not what had been mentioned :-) What was  
> actually
> happening was that the blue channel was being forced to 0xFF.
> This screenshot shows a section of kangaroo's screenshot on the left,
> followed by Windows' own display, and then on the right, the top  
> half shows
> what the R, G, B channels are in kangaroo's screenshot, and the  
> bottom half
> shows what the R, G, B channels *should* be. Note that transparency  
> was
> still being taken into account, but wherever the pixel was opaque,  
> the blue
> channel was on solid!
> I tracked this down to the code that prepares Bitmap data with a  
> non-alpha
> PixelFormat for display with Cairo, which always pays attention to the
> alpha channel. It was doing something along these lines:
> int force_alpha = 0xFF000000;
> for (each pixel)
>   pixel |= force_alpha;
> I have changed the force_alpha assignment to a set_pixel_bgra,  
> which should
> fix the problem. I have no way to test whether it does in fact  
> solve this
> issue; the output looks exactly the same (it was correct before) on my
> little-endian system. I invite anyone with a big-endian system to  
> apply the
> latest version of the patch:
> http://israel.logiclrd.cx/patch/
> ..and try out the winforms/filedialog test case :-)
> Are there any other issues with my patch?
> Jonathan Gilbert
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