On Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 10:53:46PM +0100, Dominik Vogt wrote:
> The last time I've had a system where private colourmap support
> was useful was back in 1991 or so.  Many people nowadays probably
> don't even know what it is:  On systems with a limited number of
> colours (anybody remembers graphics cards that could only display
> 256 colours in parallel) every window could have its own set of
> colours to use, and when it got the focus, that map would be
> installed, rendering all other windows in funny colours.
> I've honestly no ideas if there are still applications around that
> do that (Netscape was one).  Is there a reason to keep it?

I asked about this months ago.  I think Dan said there was perhaps an aging
Sun machine somewhere which needed it; presumably also running Netscape4, or
more likely Moasic.

I say remove it.

-- Thomas Adam

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