Lots of people use 'vncserver -depth 8' to avoid shipping lots of bits long distances across the net. Yet metacity dies with this error: *********
Window manager warning: Log level 32: could not find XKB extension.
Error: Cairo does not yet support the requested image format: ***********
Alpha mask: 0x00000000
Red mask: 0x00000007
Green mask: 0x00000038
Blue mask: 0x000000c0
Please file an enhacement request (quoting the above) at:
metacity: cairo-image-surface.c:155: _cairo_format_from_pixman_format: Assertion `NOT_REACHED' failed.
% metacity --version
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 7735 ***