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I'm running xcalib to fix my colour profile in Ubuntu 12.10 xfce running on a macbook pro 13".

When I run xcalib nothing happens. If I then suspend and wake the laptop then the colour profile is loaded properly and my colours are fixed. What might be stopping xcalib from taking effect right away? Is there a command I can run that would force a refresh of the profile like suspending the machine seems to do?


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Does the same thing happen when you use an alternative such as xicc? My answer here may be useful. –  user76204 Jan 14 '13 at 0:40

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